Katherine Ricks is a contemporary figure painter whose work reflects themes of personal devotion and family life. She left her home in Virginia in 2005 to attend Brigham Young University where she graduated with a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree in drawing and painting. Her artwork has been displayed in Washington D.C. and various locations throughout Utah. She now lives and works near Salt Lake City. She credits her love of art to amazing teachers, supportive family, and endless inspiration from her children.