An award winning artist Catherine works predominantly in soft pastels with a wide variety of subjects and is well known for her wildlife work .She specialises in commission work for portraits and pet & animal portraits.
She has regularly exhibited in the Westminster Gallery and The Mall Galleries London, also with The Kennel Club Art Gallery, London. She exhibits widely throughout the U.K. and has held several joint and solo exhibitions.
In 2005 She was elected to full membership of the Society of Women Artists and in 2011 won two awards, The Frank Herring & Son Easel Award and Jacksons People's' Choice Award at the Society's Celebratory 150th SWA Exhibition held in the Mall Galleries London. Following in 2014 with the presentation of The Windsor & Newton Fine Art Award at the SWA annual exhibition in the Mall Galleries.
Her work hangs in many areas of the UK, also China, Europe, South Africa, Australia and the USA. She is included in Who's Who in Art.
Catherine is a founder member of ERA, East Riding Artists and a Promoter and Professional Associate of the Society for All Artists for which she is also a demonstrator. July 2012 saw her become an online tutor with ArtTutor .
She holds one and two day workshops at her studio with weekly pastel classes for all abilities in Bishop Wilton. Catherine is available to art groups for pastel demonstrations and workshops.
Her work can be seen in her studio in Skirpenbeck, near York, or by visiting her website. Some of her work is available in limited edition Giclee prints and greetings cards.