Cathy van Ee

Cathy van Ee

Cathy van Ee

  • Biography

    About the artist – Cathy van Ee
    Melbourne oil and pastel artist Cathy van Ee is a practicing artist and in-demand teacher. She specialises in portraiture and landscapes, has won many prizes and been a finalist in the prestigious AME Bale Scholarship and WA Collie art prize. Her career as a commissioned portrait Artist has spanned more than 30 years completing prestigious commissions for CEO’s, Sporting Associations and Headmasters. Cathy is well travelled and has completed commissions in New Zealand and Europe where she hangs in both public and private collections.
    Cathy has been a full-time art tutor working for more than 12 years primarily on the Mornington Peninsula. However more recently she has expanded her tuition to include painting trips to Italy (unfortunately suspended) and online classes.
    Cathy van Ee completed a degree in Art & Design at Swinburne College in Melbourne. Her dynamic career in the arts started in the Herald Sun Magazine Department for Home Beautiful and Epicure Magazines predominately illustrating for these publications. She worked for as a Designer and Manager at Penguin Books Australia designing and illustrating books. Following Penguin Cathy worked in the prestigious position of Design Manager in Philatelic (Stamp Design) for Australia Post. Her final corporate position, before pursuing her art full time, was the Manager of the Walker St Gallery. The Regional Gallery for the City of Greater Dandenong thrived under Cathy’s direction.
    Cathy is enthusiastic about sharing and passing on elements of technique in art and inspiring all her students to see the world with new eyes. Helping her students understand that the subjects they paint are not intrinsically beautiful rather that the beauty lies within us and how we see. Cathy patiently guides students on how to paint these concepts of seeing through accessible technique and practice. With structured classes that deal with specific importance of solving technical painting problems and learning what to include and what to leave out of an artwork. Along with art classes, she also conducts workshops and demonstrations upon request.
    View Cathy's work at www.cathyvanee.com or search Cathy van Ee Gallery on Facebook. To enquire ph: 0413 337 024 or email cathy@vaneegallery.net.

  • Website

    www.cathyvanee.com

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Cathy van Ee

Coral Cove Mornington
76 x 122 cm Oil on Canvas $4,800.00