Catherine grew up in the West Country by the Sea. She was greatly inspired by the beach and the weather that effected thew views. Every day the view looked different and was constantly changing. She enjoyed watching the weather font approcahing and how the light and atmosphere changed and the way it effected her emotionally.
Catherine studied in a top London Art College. She won commendation Award in her foundation year and and completed her BA Hon's Degree there also. She went on the win the David Murray Prize for Landscape Painting from the Royal Academy of Art.
She loves to go out drawing in location and absorb the atmosphere and puts all her emotions and feelings about the places she visits in to her work. She mulles over ideas sometimes for years before she paints them.
She now lives in Kent and is now enjoying all the lovely woodlands and coast it has to offer.