Kathie and her husband Steve recently made Charlevoix, Michigan their permanent home. She and her twin sister started drawing and painting at a very young age and later, she applied her talents to graphic design, creating logos and marketing communications materials for consumer and corporate customers. She owned her own marketing communications firm for over 16 years in the McLean, Washington DC Metro area and now is ready to concentrate on what she loves most – plein-aire painting.
She currently paints in Oil, Acrylic, and Watercolor and is an excellent Illustrator, Graphic Designer, Writer and Photographer. She has taught Illustration, Watercolor and Oil classes and loves all subject matter.