The Bess poster by Pat Katz. Our posters are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All posters include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.
If there were an iconic image of Saskatoon, this would be it! The Bessborough Hotel, AKA as 'The Bess' (pronounced Bez) is our castle on the river -... more
If there were an iconic image of Saskatoon, this would be it! The Bessborough Hotel, AKA as 'The Bess' (pronounced Bez) is our castle on the river - a monument to vision, beauty and tenacity. Celebrating its 80th year in 2012, this landmark holds a very special place in the hearts of the people of Saskatoon - mine included.
About Pat Katz
I am an Appreciative Adventurer - finding joy and beauty everywhere I am and everywhere I go. In art, as in life, I am drawn to express the up side, the sunny side, the inspiring message that life is good. I hope others feel encouraged and heartened for having been in my presence and in the company of my work.
With pen or brush in hand, with paints and paper in front of me, I am easily captivated by the moment - and just plain happy! Splash and squiggle is how I work. Ink and watercolor is where I live. Bright light and lyrical lines lift my spirits and make me smile. My best work appears when I'm able to hold a lighthearted, playful spirit.
I have taken several watercolor classes from Canadian artist, Cecelia Jurgens, and traveled...