Cathy Pascoe is an international award-winning colour pencil artist who teaches the art of color pencil drawing to students of all ages.
Cathy has her Bachelor of Arts degree in French and German from the University of Toronto, and her Bachelor of Education. She taught all grades of elementary school in three different school boards in Ontario, Canada, for 30 years. She is a fully qualified art teacher for learners of any age, from 4 years of age up. As a student at the University of Toronto, she apprenticed with Canadian master printmaker David Blackwood for four years to learn the process of etching using copper plates.
She began working in coloured pencil after her retirement from teaching, and is a member of the Colored Pencil Society of America. Her art work has been exhibited at the Arts and Letters Club in Toronto, Silicon W Gallery in Kitchener, Quest Art Gallery in Midland, the Centre for International Governance Innovation in Waterloo, and other local venues in Kitchener and Waterloo. Her work has been displayed on the illuminated bulletin boards in Times Square in New York City, in Birmingham and London, England, in the US at the CPSA International Exhibition as well as at the Bosque Art Classic. She is currently represented by the Waterloo UpTown Gallery in Waterloo Town Square, and by the Arts and Letters Club in Toronto.
Cathy's art work has been published by Artists' Network in Strokes of Genius 5, several Ann Kullberg books and in her Color Magazine, United Kingdom Coloured Pencil Society's "Talking Point" magazine, Colored Pencil Magazine, Talent Next Door, and Colored Pencil Student Magazine. Her children's artwork portfolio won her placements as a drawing instructor for both children and adults at several art galleries in Southern Ontario, as well as international publication in an art magazine.