Kate is excited by gardens and landscapes that are beautiful in their funkiness. She’s also drawn to contrasts of extreme dark and light and natural and man-made objects. She prefers the lighting of afternoon, when shadows on laundry, rusted tool or branches are at their most intense. Recently, she’s been trying to capture the feeling of summer and water with a series of girls and teen swimmers.
She’s not had much formal training in watercolor, but it’s been her medium of choice since