ENCOURAGING PLEIN AIR PAINTING IN THE MONTEREY BAY AREA

Artist Profile: Kati D'Amore    

I grew up as the daughter of a well-known German oil painter, Hannes Rosenow. As a child, I was always intrigued by his studio. I loved the rich colors of the paints and the smell of the turpentine that wafted out under the studio door. But the studio wasn't a place for children and I never quite dared to pick up a brush and see what would happen if I tried painting myself. It was only after I married an American, travelled and lived all over the world, raised three children and mourned the passing of my father that I had the time and courage to start playing with color and composition myself. It has brought enormous joy to my life and I love to share my art with my friends, family and clients.


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