About Me

I'm Paul Cato, a professional New Zealand artist, and I have recently moved north from Queenstown, where my painting career began, to the Kowhai Coast near Warkworth. My specialty is painting large vistas, and my primary medium is oils.


Recent Posts





More visitors drop out of the sky

Monday, September 7th, 2009

I just sat down for a cup of coffee around noon and heard a helicopter close by. There’s nothing too unusual about that because they often fly around here and quite a few guests have flown in over the years. Usually I get a phone-call first but this one just kept getting louder until I […]

Let’s get this started!

Saturday, April 14th, 2007

The purpose of this blog? I won’t be trying to upload every new painting, but as I have time or the inclination I’ll get some images up to let people see what’s been recently done – and I can even post a half-finished painting which is still on the easel if I want. When visitors […]