Kato Wake a Canadian based painter, creative thinker, visual designer, and entrepreneur who lives in Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada. She has led to vibrant self-employed career as a graphic designer, art and design instructor, store-owner, and hospitality trainer. For the past decade, Kato has teamed up with Billy’s Best Bottles co-planning and co-hosting small group travel to Europe, focusing on wine, food, culture, and FUN!
Kato teaches ongoing painting classes at Baxter Arts Centre in Bloomfield, Ontario. Classes include Open Studio, Abstract by Design, New to Painting and Techniques & Inspiration, and Colour Bootcamp. As an award-winning painter, colour is what excites her most. She is cursed, (or blessed), in being adept in a variety of styles –from realism to abstraction, in a variety of mediums – cold wax, oil, acrylic, and mixed media.
Award winning Canadian painter and painting instructor Kato Wake has the rare ability to paint in different styles – from realistic to abstract. As a trained graphic designer she understands composition and what makes a painting work. As a painter, colour is her best friend, and she loves teaching colour theory and mixing. Most of all, she is a natural teacher, and has changed the lives of many through her encouragement, feedback and compassion. Fun and personal expression forms the foundation for a week to remember!
For more info please visit her site www.katowake.com