Kathy Dolan is an international award winning artist who has exhibited in juried shows in Canada and the U.S and also in group exhibitions. Kathy has had her work published in well known art magazines, and debuted her solo show titled ‘Life’s A Birch” in 2014. She has won awards for her photography, pastels, graphite, watercolour, and oil paintings. Among her many achievements is an 8 page feature article /video in the Dec/Jan 2016 issue of International Artist magazine, 2nd prize in Pastel Canada’s ‘Purely Pastel’ 20th Annual open juried exhibition, finalist in the ‘International Artist’ magazine Floral competition, and recipient of the ‘Ivan Wheale’ award at the La Cloche Art Show. Her works can be found in corporate and private collections in North America and Abroad.
As an artist, one of Kathy’s goals it to earn signature status – an honour bestowed in different societies and groups that stands for achieving a certain level of consistent excellence. She currently holds “Master Pastellist” (MPAC), (PAC) designation with the Pastel Artists of Canada and is a signature member of the Society of Canadian Artists (SCA). Kathy is also a member of Northern Ontario Art Association, Pencil Art Society, Manitoulin Fine Art Association and the Sudbury Art Club.
Kathy has taught numerous workshops in different mediums and also shares her talent by volunteering to teach a weekly class to guests at Sun-N-Fun Resort in Florida where she spends her winters.
Kathy lives in Northern Ontario in the beautiful La Cloche Foothills where she finds plenty of inspiration.