I create as an expression of my excitement
and appreciation for the beauty and preciousness
of life. Sharing with you, the viewer, we are
connecting in a silent communication
With a background in oils, she prefers the texture and versatility of Pastel applied to various
surfaces including acrylic and watercolor under paintings. Her work includes representational
and expressionistic pieces that stimulate the viewers imagination. Sensitivity, inspiration and
drama are personified in her works of art. She is always open to experimenting with new
mediums and techniques.
Kay has studied at Herron School of Art, Indianapolis, Atlanta College of Art and under
Internationally recognized instructors including Tetsuo Kobayashi,
Albert Handel and Desmond OHagan.
Kay is a Signature Member of Excellence with the Southeastern Pastel Society, exhibiting artist with Arts Clayton, Barn Beautiful Gallery and is represented by galleries in Atlanta and North Georgia. She teaches workshops and paints children and animal portraits as well as providing galleries and collectors with original works of landscapes, animals and still life. Her works have been accepted and received awards in international, national and regional exhibitions. Many of her paintings are available as Limited Edition Prints.
International Artist Magazine, the Pastel Journal and American Artist Magazine have featured
Kays work in their publications. One of her paintings was selected for the front cover of
The Guide to Southeastern Coast Magazine, Seabreeze
Corporate Collections include Zoo Atlanta, Pets Health Insurance and
U.S. Army Fort Bragg Museum