Commissions are my specialty....

Pet Portraits
General Paintings
Land- Sea Scapes
Spiritual & Fantasy
Still Life

Catherine Hamill - Artist 

Education: - University of Connecticut, Stamford, Connecticut
Has studied with: Kita Macon, Hank McLaughlin, Charles Gruppe, George Kontoupis,
         Tom Masaryk, Pamela DuLong Williams, Linda Miller, Betty Tyler, Christophora Robeers
University Of North Carolina  - Artist Residency Course

Has instructed at:

Milford Fine Arts Council, Connecticut
Margaret Egan Center, Milford, Connecticut
Lordship Community House, Stratford, Connecticut
Artifax, Milford, Connecticut
Home Studio, Milford, Connecticut

North Carolina Public Schools
Washed Ashore Gallery, Manteo, N.C.

Demonstrations and Exhibits:                                                                     Tranquil House Manteo N.C.                                                                                                                                    
Poor Richard's Restaurant, Manteo                                                                                                                                                                                        Narragansett Inn, Block Island, Rhode Island
Orange Library, Orange Connecticut
Leichardt Studio, La Paz, Bolivia
Laurel Gardens, Milford, Connecticut
Milford Fine Arts Council, Milford, Connecticut
Milford Public Library, Milford, Connecticut
Close to the Edge, Milford, Connecticut
New England Framing and Art, Milford, Connecticut

Group Shows:

Glen Eure's Ghost Fleet Gallery (2009 - 2014)Best in Show award 2010

Seaside Art Gallery - Nags Head -(2009 - 2012)  Minature  

Molly Fearing Memorial Art Show (2009 - 2014) People's Choice Award 2013

Dare County Arts Council, North Carolina (2008 -2012)
Firehouse Art Gallery (2003 - 2008)
Connecticut Artists Show, Milford (1997 - 2008)
Block Island Art Festival (1997 - 2008)
Montauk Artists’ Association Juried Art Show 2001-2002)
New England Arts and Crafts Fest., Milford, Ct. (1996 - 2008)
Meet The Artists and Artisans, Milford, Ct. (2000 - 2007)
Meet The Artists and Artisans, Mystic, Ct. (2002)
Trumbull Arts Festival, Connecticut (2001)
Swing Bridge Art Festival, East  Haddam, Ct. (2001)
Montauk Historical Society, Long Island, N.Y. (2001 -2002)
New Haven Paint & Clay Juried Art Exhibition (2000)
Connecticut Classic Artists (1996 - 1998)

Books Illustrated:
"Locket's Meadow - A Long Way Home" by Kathleen Schurman (Published 2004)
"Kidds Kids"  by Kathleen Schurman (Published 2004)


Reliving the Past

Other things you may find interesting -
- In 2004 I illustrated two children's books. "Locket's Meadow" and "Kidd's Kids", both written by Kathleen M. Schurman. Both books are finalists in the "Children's book of the Year " award by Foreward Magazine.
- I was involved with the Submarines on Parade - “BEYOND THE FRINGE” - Sponsored by the Connecticut Decorators Alliance - was my Submarine.

- I am from a lineage of painters. In November 2000, the book “With Paintbrush And Shovel” was unveiled. It is a collection of over 200 paintings - watercolors - of my Grandmother -Bessie Marshall. Bessie was a self taught artist whose attributes are just now being recognized in this beautiful edition published by the University Press Of Virginia.

Spain - A two week trip to paint on location (1999)

Ireland - Two week trip with my Aunt - Bessie Marshall’s daughter to paint on location in Ireland (2000)

Bolivia - Two week trip to visit a fellow artist and friend, to her exhibition and to paint on location. Also conducted a demonstration and workshop in La Paz. (2000)

Italy -  One week trip to paint on location out of Sorrento (2000), Ten day trip to paint in Venice (2002), Three week trip to paint in Portofino (2014)
Portugal -  Two week trip to paint on location out of Cascais (2001)

Guatemala - Went on a one week tour of Antigua and the ancient ruins of Tekal (2001/2002)

Culebra - a two week trip to this puerto Rican island to paint on location (2004)

Venice, Italy - Two week trip to paint on location (2004)
Athens, Greece and surrounding area  - Two week artist trip (2006)

Spanish Walk
GirlWith Watering Can (/Renoir) - Two Years Later