Rhoda Kahler is a ceramic artist living in West Chester, Pennsylvania. Her tile work has been featured in magazines, newspapers and on television, including on the Home and Garden Television network (HGTV). Currently working on a commission from the Delaware Art Museum, Rhoda is creating their centennial tiles in her Alphabet City motif. Most recently, she has been invited by the Philadelphia Museum of Art to be a Guest Artist Instructor for their Form and Art Program. Working with a select group from the Chester County Art Association, Rhoda’s art has also been spotlighted in several award-winning displays at the Philadelphia Flower Show, receiving the blue ribbon in 2008 and 2011. Drawing from nature, much of her art bends toward the organic, making use of abstraction and collage. There is a tactile intimacy that is translated through the mud between her fingers to her pieces that beg to be touched. Her handmade tile murals appear in public and private collections throughout the Delaware Valley—at The Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry and the Historical Kearsley Building in Philadelphia, among other sites. Rhoda has also taught classes and workshops at the Delaware Art Museum, at regional art centers and has participated in a wide range of Resident Artist programs. An occasional adjunct faculty member at West Chester University, she graduated from WCU in 1995 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. Rhoda exhibits her hand-sculpted tiles and sculpture regularly at fine art galleries while also working on her commissioned tile work.