Modern Watercolor Techniques with Cat Coquillette

Cat’s watercolor paintings have been sold throughout the world on over 100,000 products...and counting. Her painting style is modern and on-trend, which is a big part of her commercial success. Cat distills complicated motifs into simple shapes with a whimsical touch and plenty of intricate whitespace linework. She blends a few non-traditional techniques within the watercolor medium for a unique and contemporary aesthetic.

Cat will teach you her process in an easy to follow, step-by-step guide. Whether you’re a beginner or advanced artist looking to expand your painting techniques, this class covers it all.

Tuesday, April 16
Center for Architecture & Design
1801 McGee Street
Ste 100
Kansas City, MO 64108
$50 + fees in advance (no at door)
8:30am - 11:00am
8:30am Registration
9:00am - 11:00am Workshop

Cat Coquillette

Cat Coquillette is a location-independent illustrator, designer, and lettering artist from KC. Driven by her passions for entrepreneurship and exploration, Cat now travels the world full-time and runs her business remotely. Her “office” changes daily as you can often find her designing her latest series from a coffee shop, co-working space, or airport terminal somewhere in the world.


Cat is passionate about design, education, and experiencing new cultures firsthand. Her designs are directly inspired by her worldwide travels, and she builds her portfolio based on the people, places, and events that fascinate her most along the way.


You can find Cat’s designs in retail stores like Target, Bed Bath & Beyond, Urban Outfitters, Home Goods, and Modcloth. Her artwork is sold worldwide on art prints, home decor items, tech accessories, apparel, and more. Cat’s work has even been featured by celebrities Hilary Duff, Khloe Kardashian, Lauren Conrad, Lucy Hale, Sarah Michelle Gellar, and Jessica Simpson.

Modern Watercolor Techniques with Cat Coquillette Tuesday, April 16