Stencil was hand-cut from carpet underlay.
of mural painting expereince she is truely a master of her craft. All her work is original and done free-handed.
author and visionary. She knew since early childhood that she was an artist.
Completely self taught, Cait has built a vast multi-media portfolio. She describes her abilities as somewhat of a "knowing" about how to use the material at hand. Her fearless nature has enabled her to dive into new endeavors without hesitation as she continually evolves as an artist.
It was at age 12 when Irwin discovered her ability to work BIG. While painting
a group of "jazz Cats" on her bedroom ceiling, she realized that she could see
the entire completed image in her head. She realized there was no need to measure or
grid out the image on the wall because she saw the proportions in her mind. So, whether the image is on a small sheet of paper or a hundred foot wall, it is all the same in her mind.
IRWIN ARTWORKS, LLC
restaurant. Omaha, Nebraska
typical cake decorator.
Downtown Days. Omaha, Nebraska
Written and illustrated by Cait At age 14,
based on her personal expereinece with
clinical depression. Her second book,
"Monochrome Days" was published by
the University of Oxford Press.
with a bachelors degree in Studio Art emphasizing Animal Behavior and Native American Studies. She also studied wildlife biology, dog sledding, wolf tracking, sea kayaking, world religions, ornithology, canoeing, environmental studies, creative writing, peace studies, ethnobiology, and snowshoeing. Cait is also a published author, and has illustrated several books.