A native of Philadelphia, Catherine's love of art began in the advertising field and transitioned into a career as a full-time fine artist in 1988. Catherine's personal visions are expressed through finely detailed paintings and and complex copperplate etchings. Although she explores a variety of subject matter, her work is recognized and appreciated for depictions of the serenity and elegance of nature and its many moods. Catherine's work has been exhibited in numerous galleries throughout the United States and abroad and has garnered many awards of recognition.. In addition, her work is included in many private and corporate collections and has been the subject of many art publications and newspaper articles. Catherine has been featured on PBS and also showcased in a feature story about Philadelphia artists on Fox News.