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 Bay Area 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 by color and the natural landscape on the west side of Petaluma and Marin.