Kathleen McNutt-Hart is a contemporary artist from Michigan who currently lives and creates in Palo Alto, California. She received her MFA in Book Arts and Printmaking from the University of the Arts (Philadelphia) and earned her BFA from the Penny W. Stamps School of Art and Design at the University of Michigan. Most of her work is two dimensional, and she uses a variety of mediums and techniques including printmaking, encaustic painting, and graphite drawing. Everyday objects and California living are common themes in her work. Fruit, kitchen gadgets, telephone poles, and cupcakes are a few examples of her subject matter. She is a member of the Pacific Art League in Palo Alto and has been in many of their juried shows since 2010. In July of 2016, she was the featured artist for the Napa County Library’s Art in the Library exhibit. She participated in the 2019 50 / 50 exhibit at the Sanchez Art Center in Pacifica, California.