Old World Originals

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old world originals

About Me

BACKGROUND Kathy Dawson was raised in Colorado and attended Arizona State University and the University of Northern Colorado, receiving her BA and MA degrees. She is an artist whose fundamental training comes from her innate creativity - born from a family of artists and woodcarvers. Her watercolors show an antiquated and romantic style through their play with light and lace-like detail. She is most recognized for her paintings of European villages, castles and landscapes on sheet music, maps, blueprints, foreign currency and other travel souvenirs. She also includes western and tropical scenes.


MURALS & MORE Kathy also owns K.D. Originals, a thriving business where Kathy paints murals, handpainted papers and decorative faux wall finishes. Her artistic hand is displayed in homes, businesses and schools throughout Colorado, Texas, Arizona, Florida, Minnesota and Germany. Her works are on display in several Colorado Showhomes and at the Buell Mansion, Denver. Her work has been commended numerous times in the May issues of Colorado Homes and Lifestyles Magazine. ****** ALSO, she a registered travel counselor & group specialist. Her document packages for travelers always include one of her paintings!. **** ***** ***** United Airlines Reservations Certification Master Cruise Counselor 35 Destination Specialist Certifications **** For more information about Kathy's travel services  www.TheFineArtofTravel.com.


ACCOMPLISHMENTS            Nominated Colorado Teacher of the Year International Who's Who Of Entrepreneurs Who's Who Registry of Executives and Professionals Colorado Renaissance Festival Master Artist Award Leading Contemporaries by American Artists Magazine Features in Colorado Homes and Lifestyle Magazine Cancer League of Colorado Featured Artist Junior Symphony Guild Showhouse Muralist & Designer National Winner of Royal Caribbean Cruise Line Window Display Contest "Europe Blitz"