Catherine’s subject matter shows the interaction of structures on the landscape and her surrounding garden. Her intention is to convey an atmosphere of a place in a more abstract form applying layers of acrylic paint, using bold colour, creating texture and applying glazes.
“I’m enjoying breaking the rules and taking a more intuitive approach.”
Interested people can contact me and view more of my work.
Catherine Houston studied Fine Arts and Graphic Design in the 1970’s. She later completed her Teaching Degree and taught Art in various schools throughout Waikato. Catherine has always worked as a free-lance artist for commissions, local and National exhibitions. She has exhibited in the Biennial New Zealand Portrait Exhibition and had a solo exhibition at Soul Gallery, Hamilton. Catherine is now retired, living in Raglan and paints when not attending to her vast garden.