Kathleen Jesse holds a B.S degree from University of Nebraska and a M.F.A from University of California. Her work has become a travelogue of the places she has been and the things she has seen. Drawing from her past of never feeling settled or having an “anxiety of place” she paints from what she has experienced and felt during those times. Her paintings have been exhibited throughout the US and she has taught at the University of New Mexico, Syracuse University, Shasta College, and U.C Berkeley. She lives and works in Estancia, NM.