Currently president of GSWA , Catherine is a graduate in Drawing and Painting from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art. She is currently a lecturer at Forthvally College lecturing in Painting and Printmaking. Catherine is also Secretary of Fife Dunfermline Printmakers workshop and. She has won numerous awards, most recently First Prize in Pintar Rapido Glasgow and Blythswood Square memorial Quaich GSWA. Her work has been represented in majorJuried exhibitions including RGI,SSA,VAS and PAI.
Inspiration comes from the world around her; coastline, rocks, beaches, favourite places, human form and perceptions of beauty. Working in situ to record through drawing and watercolour these resources are then refined in her studio into painting and print. She is currently working to complete 52 portraits of ordinary and extraordinary women for an exhibition in 2018 as well as print for an international collaborative exhibition in Japan and Scotland in 2017.