Cathy trained in Fine Art and Theatre Design and has enjoyed a long and rewarding career as a freelance scenic artist based in Leeds, London and Scotland working alongside friends and colleagues in the industry.
Theatre and Opera includes;
West End shows; including Beauty and the Beast, We Will Rock You, League of Gentlemen.
Plymouth Theatre Royal – large scale commercial pantomimes and musicals.
York Theatre Royal
Garsington Opera Festival
West Yorkshire Playhouse
Manchester Royal Exchange
Buxton Opera Festival
Bristol Old Vic
Film and Television includes; Wes Andersons Fantastic Mr Fox, Max and Co (Swiss film), BBC – Tess of the D’Urbervilles, Torchwood and Various TV commercials.
Museum and Events include;
English Heritage – Dover Castle – Major Restoration project recreating 12th Century Wall Hangings working in accordance with historical research, filmed for a BBC time team special documentary.
Scenic Route British Exhibition for Kiev – Russia, Carrickfergus visitors centre – Ireland, Carlise Visitor Centre, Painted sculpted figures for Exhibition in Singapore.
Staged Civic Events including; Nelson Mandela becoming an honorary freeman of the city of Leeds.
York Mystery Plays performed in York Minster.
International Public Murals; Dubai and Paris – Designing and painting themed public areas.