Kathy Mason Lerner


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KathyBioPicAbout the Artist

Kathy lives in Petaluma, CA with her husband, Michael. They have three children, whom they raised in Mill Valley, and one granddaughter.

Grants and Honors

2003 Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center for the Arts
2003 Nomination to the National Academy of Design
1994 Nomination to the Institute of Arts and Letters, NYC
1993 Diebenkorn Scholarship, Santa Fe Institute of Fine Art


1993 Wolf Kahn Master Class: Plein-Aire Oils, Santa Fe Institute of Fine Art, NM
1991-93 Hiro Sakai, Sumi Master of Japanese Ink Brush Painting, Marin County, CA
1979-86 Barbara Pierce: Oil Painting, Old Masters – 20th C, Marin County, CA
1966-68 San Francisco State University: Sculpture and Drawing
1964-67 San Francisco Art Institute, CA
1961-67 Apprentice to S. Paul Gee: Lost Wax Jewelry Casting, San Francisco, CA
1960-61 University of California at Los Angeles: Art History


1988-2002 Landscape, Oil Painting and Color Mixing Systems
1991-93 Organizer/Senior Instructor – Painting Retreats: Taos, NM, Cape Cod, and Aspen, CO
1993-99 Color Mixing Systems and Oil Painting – Marin Community Schools