Katherine is an accomplished mural artist and children's illustrator who specializes in illustrating endearing portraits of frogs, fish, birds, chameleons, bugs and other creatures. She is currently writing and illustrating her first children’s book. Her purpose with her work is to bring spontaneous smiles to adults and children around the globe.
Her vision is to be awarded a Ted Foundation Artist Grant or a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship, which will provide the funding for her to provide artwork to communities, health clinics and nonprofit organizations in need of artwork, which makes people happy.
Finalist OC Fair Profession Division Digital Art Competition - 2015
Grant recipient Central Valley Children’s Hospital and Stanford Children’s Hospital - 2014
Selected cover artist Boulevard Magazine - Simi Valley, CA - 2009
Grant recipient Art in Public Places - City of Brea, CA (bus stop murals) - 2008
OC Register Newspaper “Bird Luv” Editors selection for Best Design Gift of Giving Competition- 2009
OC Fair Artist Presenter
2010 - present
Aliso Viejo Library Instructor
2013 - present
Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators OC Chapter
2008 - present