The Art of Katia Setti Blog

light in the COVID-19 darkness

March 17, 2020

COVID-19 is currently spreading across the western world, gripping it with fear. The United States finds itself engulfed in panic at the sight of the virus silently spreading across states and densely populated areas. In the midst of the constant news of death we are surrounded by, I want to bring us back to a moment of complete love, joy, and hope. A moment where fathers alike mothers, grandparents […]

So Much More Than Four Walls

January 28, 2020

As we begin looking to purchase our first home out in the civilian world (like us military folk call anything non-military!) I can’t help but be nostalgic of all the special moments we had in our little home on Fort Bragg. Our third son was born in this home, I homeschooled my children here, watched them grow for almost four years, and gave our lives to Christ in these […]

Thai Oceans, Elephants and Land

July 30, 2015

        If you observe Thailand on the world map you could most likely predict its diversity from its elongated and highly original shape.  Thailand encompasses thousands of islands all along its west and inner gulf coast, islands world-famous for their beauty, scuba diving experiences and untouched wilderness.  It also boasts some of the most famous metropolis in Asia including its capital, Bangkok and its historic city of Chiang […]

Sunrise on the Huachuca Mountains

July 23, 2015

I arose at 4:30am in our new Arizona home of two weeks, packed my painting supplies and made my way up Reservoir Hill, which overlooks the beautiful Huachuca Mountains. The sun rose quickly and in less than an hour it was full daylight. I hurried to plein air paint the moment. What a sight! What could have just been another day in the week was turned into a grand event…and to […]

Hidden Gems of the Shenandoah Valley

April 5, 2015

The last snow fall finally hit the ground and melted last week and the Appalachian Mountains started their slow transformation into Spring. I captured this hidden moment on our drive out to the mountains after noticing a small dirt pathway on the side of the road.

Katia Setti is a Professional Painter, mother and proud spouse of an Officer in the U.S. Army. For years she has traveled and lived around the world, capturing her surroundings through a photographic lens and more recently in her Plein Air paintings.