Art came late for Kathi as she began painting and drawing in 2019. During this time, she has been a recipient of the Alexa Rose Foundation Scholarship, receiving money to pursue art education and supplies. She has also been accepted into two galleries, both juried shows in Walla Walla, WA at the Combine Art Collective Gallery (January 2022-February 2022) and the Initial Point Gallery in Meridian, ID. (July 1, 2022 – August 5, 2022) Her most recent events include displaying her art at Art and Roses in Julia Davis Park on June 5th as well as Art in the Courtyard sponsored by Gallery Fifty-five in McCall, ID. Kathi was recently juried into BOSCO October 8th and 9th and also has an upcoming gallery appearance at Initial Point Gallery in Meridian for the month of November 2023 with 3 fellow artists debuting their encaustic work as a collective group.