Katie and Ethan will be welcoming their first baby in early March! In the meantime, she is finishing up commissions and preparing for his arrival. Please keep this in mind if you’re looking to have something done. She will try to respond as promptly as possible! All print orders will ship within a week. Thank you for understanding.
Katie Geis, a Milwaukee-based emerging artist, explores bold coloration, sweeping gestural brushstrokes, and minuscule details in her work. Her mediums of choice vary between oil and watercolor as each provides it’s own artistic pleasures. Katie’s paintings bring alive the inherent quest to express something personal, in an ardently appealing way.
After graduating with dual degrees in Fine Art and Psychology from Wisconsin Lutheran College in 2013, Katie entered the art trade, primarily inspired by landscapes and detailed architecture. Having spent her childhood in San Jose, California, she frequently draws inspiration from her beloved hillsides and ocean scenery. She is especially drawn to the way light plays a role in drastically enhancing it’s subject, extracting stunning and unexpected colors. While she enjoys nature scenes the most, she also dabbles in fashion, abstract florals, and figure studies.
Katie continues to pursue her work while also offering commissioned pieces and live event paintings for galas, weddings, and corporate events. When she isn't painting, Katie enjoys yoga, hiking, superb espresso, and spending time with her husband, Ethan.
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