In The Media

Feminine Nature

Michael Cleverly - July 9, 2018

These eight artists have a few things in common: They’re contributing to the valley’s cultural conversation, they’re inspired by the outdoors, and they’re all women.

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Daniel Shaw And Isa Catto Host The Art Base Council At Their Home Studio

Jeremy Swanson - June 3, 2018

The view from the Woody Creek home of Daniel Shaw and Isa Catto is an unsuspecting whammy of snow-capped peaks framed by a narrow cut in the valley. So said the members of the Art Base Council who gathered there June 3 for the first ABC event of the season.

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The Creative Imperative Video Project

Marcia Butler - January 13, 2018

Marcia Butler, author of the nationally acclaimed memoir The Skin Above My Knee, interviews musicians, writers, actors, artists and dancers to discover how creativity manifests in their lives and why their work is meaningful and vital for the world.

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Anderson Ranch Editions Brings Art From The Print Shop To The Public

Andrew Travers - May 24, 2018

A who’s who of contemporary artists have come through the studios of Anderson Ranch Arts Center over the past five decades and made work in its famed Patton Print Shop alongside students and emerging artists.

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Rocky Mountain High

Johanna Silver - July 2017

Artist, Isa Catto, has a hard time staying focused in summer. She should be in her studio, painting watercolors, but she only wants to be “out in the garden, ogling seedlings,” she says. “I used to freak out about it, until I decided to count it as my studio practice-it’s professional development.”

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Aspen Words Writers In Residence Program

Carolyne Heldman - April 2017

This radio show features Isa Catto Shaw and Daniel Shaw, who host the Aspen Words Writers in Residence Program at their home in Woody Creek each year.

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Cross Currents-art Base And Hudson Reed Ensemble

Carolyne Heldman - December 2016

In this segment of Cross Currents, the Art Base has an opening featuring Isa Catto’s latest work. She gives us a preview along with Art Base executive director Genna Moe.

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Sojourner Solutes Holiday 2015

Susan Benner, Julie Comins Pickrell, And Jay Cowen - November 1, 2015

Artist, potter, teacher, writer: a human-scale version of our annual tribute to those who make our home special.

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Woody Creek Garden Is A Green Dream For Spring

Isa Catto Shaw - July 1, 2013

After a gardening disaster and the loss of her mother, Isa Catto Shaw healed her heart by coaxing life from the soil.

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Isa Catto: Finding Her Nature

Stewart Oksenhorn - September 12, 2008

Forget psychoanalysis and the infinite, newfangled methods of getting to know yourself. For Isa Catto, at least, there is watercolor, clay, paper, found objects, and nights alone in her studio.

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