Cathy Sheeter’s love of animals and conservation has existed since she was a young child growing up in rural Oregon, and persisting to the present, as an internationally awarded fine artist, avid photographer, and active birder. Cathy tries to spend extensive time in the field studying the animals that she draws.
Cathy is the President and a Master scratchboard Artist of the International Society of Scratchboard Artists and Signature member of the Society of Animal Artists. Cathy exhibits her work in around 10 to 15 national and international shows a year and teaches workshops around the US. Her work can be found in museums, corporate, and private collections around the globe.
Cathy has won many awards for her intricate work including Best in Show Gold Award – Master Division of the International Society of Scratchboard Artists Annual Exhibition, Best in Show – Colorado Artist Exhibition, BBC Wildlife Artist of the Year – Highly Commended, Award of Excellence – Master Division of the International Society of Scratchboard Artists Annual Exhibition, People’s Choice and Artist’s Choice – Greeley Stampede Western Art Show, and Award of Excellence – Society of Animal Artists