Katharine Holmquest Poole is a Central Texas artist and teacher working in a variety of mediums. Her inspiration is derived from the natural beauty of the South and Southwest and the amazing people who live there. She taught art to elementary students in the public school system for seven years and continues to teach private lessons and summer camps. Katharine is a graduate of Baylor University and a native Texan. She is a member of the Texas Art Education Association, the National Art Education Association and the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented.