Kate is a Contemporary American Painter. She has been painting since she could hold a brush. She began classical fine art studies in painting and drawing at University in 8th grade. Kate graduated from Gonzaga University in 1983, with a Bachelors in Fine Art. Her themes are inspired by her life in the Pacific Northwest, and South East U.S. Her paintings are a masterful blend of color, light, and the occasional giggle-ingredient. She prefers the viewer find their own metaphors in her work.