Katie Runnels (M.F.A., painting, 2004) is a mixed media artist originally from Fayetteville, Arkansas. She received an M.F.A. in painting from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2004. Her artwork has exhibited internationally, most notably at the Mona Bismark Foundation in Paris in 2004. Currently based in Indianapolis, IN, Katie has worked independently by establishing her own creative brand and blog, The Constant Gatherer. Her artwork, tutorials, design ideas, and editorial work have appeared in numerous magazines and blogs of note including, Martha Stewart Weddings, Better Homes and Gardens, Design*Sponge, Craft Stylish, Decor8, Poppytalk, Creature Comforts, and Mary Engelbreit. Katie's work was also featured in Appliqué Your Way (2009) by Kayte Terry and Back in the Day Bakery Cookbook (2012) by Cheryl and Griffith Day.