(1891 - 1973)
Kate Krause Ball was active/lived in Texas. Kate Ball is known for religious scroll and religious painting, commercial art, teaching.
A lifetime resident of El Paso, Texas, Kate Krause Ball was a
commercial artist, art teacher, fine art painter, and creator of many
illuminated religious scrolls of Bible verses, which in 1952 were
exhibited at the Library of Congress. Many of these illuminations
were reproduced in a book, Thus It is Written, which was the
first of many illustrated publications she did for Ideals.
Most of her easel paintings were western and Mexican subjects and were
signed Kate K. Ball.
Her parents were prominent in El Paso, and
her early art talent was apparent. At age ten, she won an award
for newspaper illustrations. She took a correspondence course
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