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Hello Bubblers. I’m Kate, and I am a retired house wife :-) That means I don’t do as much housework as I used to.

My art is created in many types of traditional media using varied subject matter. I draw and paint what I see and find it very rewarding to “capture” a scene, person, or animal in my own style. My original paintings are not and are not intended to be photo realistic….although a few may look that way in a particular upload. Photo realism is a special art and I am an admirer, but my aspirations run along a level of personal perception of the subject.

Photography has just recently become a new interest for me in addition to fine art, so I will try my hand at that, but will not forsake my first love.

My camera is a Pentax X90

  • Age: 73
  • Joined: August 2008


Apologies and Thanks to EVERYONE

I just wanted to apologize PROFUSELY for not keeping up with replies to all the lovely comments I have received. I wish real life left me enough time to spend on RB for hours and hours. I have met so many wonderful people and do so appreciate the time you take to comment and favor my work. I am guilt-ridden for not having the time to just peruse the beautiful work on the Bubble and say all I woul…
Posted over 7 years – 9 comments

For all Dog Lovers...........must see :)))))))

I just had to share this with any of you who love dogs…….and would like a good laugh. / Kate / [Video] / If per chance I did not get the link done correctly……please hi-lite the link starting with “http” ……right-click……..copy…..and paste in the browser url text box at top of your computer page.
Posted almost 8 years – 30 comments


I received some features this week and I am very appreciative to the moderators for considering me. I am both delighted and “hippy-happy” as ValsArt always says so humorously. Thank you from my heart………. / Easter Feast / “Easter Feast” also made top ten in the “Dribble Down My Chin” challenge in the Hand Drawn or Painted Food or Drinks Group…
Posted over 9 years – 13 comments

"Birdies" Made Top Ten

“Working Together” made it into the top ten in “Birds of a Feather” Challenge in Works on Paper Group. Thanks for the votes! All beautiful entries….all deserving of recognition. Congratulations to first place winner Kseniya Beliaeva . / Good Day to All, / Kate / Working Together
Posted over 9 years – 21 comments
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