Pat enjoys painting in a variety of mediums. Her art education is mainly from books, workshops and fellow artists. An award-winning artist, Pat has garnered many awards including jurors’ choice, best in show, innovative works awards and accolades for mixed medium works, encaustic, and lithographic hand pulled printmaking. Once Pat discovered encaustic painting, she fell in love with the movement and textural qualities of the medium. It has become her favorite method of painting.