Kate has been teaching and running courses in Hampshire for over 20 years. She started life drawing sessions and bringing in friends to share the costs.
Kate is an expert doodler, and drawer of everyday domestic objects, constantly sketching her surroundings. Having graduated from the
Winchester School of Art she has wanted to inspire others to enjoy, explore and play with different techniques of drawing, without inhibitions. ‘Just draw what you see. The more you look, the better you will see’ is her motto.
Kate’s talent has seen her teaching in and around Hampshire forthe past 15 years. In her spare time she is busy drawing in St Ives, Cornwall, or with The Royal Drawing School, and looking for artists at the top of their fields, to join Hampshire Art Studio and to share their skills in courses, workshops and Masterclasses. Internationally Kate has had residencies in Greece and Florence and takes groups to Spain annually on drawing and painting retreats. You will see Kate’ work prolifically on Instagram and she has had exhibitions in Hampshire (Josie Eastwood Gallery in Longstock) and at the Mall Galleries London.
Kate has a passion for woodlands and rivers and is currently working on a series of River drawings and paintings focussing on chalk streams and their environment. Her teaching at the Hampshire Art studio has transformed students’ perceptions of what they can achieve, learning to relish the process, take risks, make mistakes and enjoy the process.
Kate Measham worked in the interior design department of the Savoy Group until she moved to Hampshire. Since taking a degree at Winchester School of Art (part of Southampton University). Kate has painted, drawn, wood turned and taught.
She has exhibited at Josie Eastwood Gallery, Thelma Hulbert, Green and Stone, The Angelus Gallery, Fisherton Mill, and various other exhibition spaces.