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

She is an elected member of the Society of Women Artists and The Lakes Artists Society.

Kate is currently one of the Artists in Residence at ‘Brantwood’ which was the former home of John Ruskin .

About Kate

Kate painting

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

ITV Granada

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.

Open Studio -for 2 days only

After 4 years of my doors staying firmly shut I thought it would be lovely I opened my studio doors to the public again..a wee glimpse into a professional Fine Art studio
I will be exhibiting mainly oils and watercolours of the  Lake District & local landscapes,and for those who like figurative work I have many squirreled away for perusal . A few unframed originals and limited edition prints completes the picture .Hope you can make it 

Studio located at 
Plum Tree Cottage,
..50 yards from the Wheatsheaf .

Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th December from 10-4pm

..and by appointment only on Fri 7th December for those of you who prefer an appointment system.

Contact:-Tel 07761183908 for appointments and more information.



Art Exhibitions Listing

Kate exhibits nationally. Find a gallery near you.