Kakie is an artist who has evolved over the years, inspired by her love and appreciation of nature for it’s many unexpected designs and colors. She is a native of Marion SC and has been a fused glass artist since 1995. Following a 25 year career as a registered nurse, she decided to follow another dream which was the study of glass design and acrylic painting. She and her three sisters were raised by very creative parents who always encouraged their artistic endeavors. Kakie has long admired her parents’ abilities in restoring antiques, woodworking and tole painting.
She and her husband Philip have lived in the Irmo area of Columbia for 30 years. The Honig’s have three daughters and five grandsons. She enjoys sharing her love of the design and creation of art with her family and especially with her grandsons.
Kakie has shown her glasswork and her paintings in galleries in Calabash, NC, Lexington SC, and Marion SC. She has received several awards for her glass design and has participated in many art shows.