Although her professional career was in the field of Nursing, Mrs. Smith has been an active student and performing musician since the age of eight. She has experience with a wide array of instruments including Accordion, Organ, Piano, and Celtic Harp as well as Singing. Mrs. Smith has been an active church musician since the age of 19 and has performed for audiences across the Western United States including California, Washington, Nevada, Idaho and Arizona. While living in Idaho, Mrs. Smith spent 6 years as a member of the 6th Street Melodrama theater troupe performing in multiple musicals and plays. Now in her retirement years, Kathy enjoys sharing her love and knowledge of music with her students at Kat’s Artist Tree.