"With a passion for people, nature, laughter, and dreams I try to capture the essence of the scene or person."
Washington State based portrait and landscape painter, graphic designer, web site developer, and inn keeper. “I paint something ‘about’ my subject, rather than attempting to paint a photographic impression. It’s what I feel that I attempt to capture.””
Art is present in everything Catharine does, whether it be a painting, a dish prepared for a meal, a or a cabin decorated for her vacation rental business. She is passionate about color and balance in everything.
"Art is my life!"
The backyard studio was finished in 2020. It is a favorite spot to escape, make a mess, and make art.
Bold color, tints, shadows, and movement capture the mood of the painting.