Catherine Hayford studied under her father Lucien Guilbert a world-famous artist and fashion designer. She is a self-taught artist inspired by many years of classes in school and at The Columbus School of Art and Design. Her mediums of watercolor, acrylics, oils, photography, and chalk are also the mediums that her father worked in. She has a passion for the natural world and it shows in every piece. Her art is in the pursuit of happiness.