Kate received a BA in creative writing from Hampshire College in Amherst, MA. and moved to San Francisco where she studied at the Art Institute. She has shown her work in San Francisco, Mill Valley and Pt. Reyes CA. as well as in Segovia and Madrid while living abroad in Spain. She has worked in a variety of mediums over the years,  but her primary medium is pastel. Most of the new work is inspired from the natural landscape on the west side of Petaluma and Marin.