Kate is an multi award-winning professional painter based in the English Lake District.

She is an elected member of the Society of Women Artists and The Lakes Artists Society and her work is held in both private and public collections. 

During 2019-20 Kate is one of the  Artists in Residence at John Ruskins former home ‘Brantwood’ and will be hosting a solo exhibition there during Easter 2020.from 4th April-10th May.Please email to request a Private View Invitation.

About Kate

Kate painting

Kate Bentley is an award winning, full-time, professional artist, based in the Southern Lake District.

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See Kate Bentley the artist on ITV

Kerrie Gosney from Granda TV joins Kate at Blea Tarn, Cumbria – a source of inspiration for the watercolour painting – to gain a deeper understanding of what it takes to be a professional painter.

This is the 5th episode in the TV series entitled “The Artist in the Landscape” where artists from all over the country are interviewed to get the story behind the works.


Kate exhibits nationally. Find a gallery near you.


I am delighted to have been invited to demonstrate at the Mall Galleries during this exhibition on Thurs 26th Sept 19…a date for your diary.


Exhibition Open: Tuesday 24th Sep at 4.00 to Sunday 29th September 10am to 5pm daily, closing at 1.00 on Sunday 29th SeptemberVenue-The Mall Galleries, The Mall, London SW1 where the Society will show in the Main and North Galleries. . Parking is available on meters in Carlton House Terrace and Waterloo Place.