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News & Awards
  •  'A Lifetime of Lions', Solo exhibition at Art Gallery on Ovens, Wangaratta
  • 'Side by Side' Kyabram Town Hall, Kyabram, April 2-May 31st
  • Animal Magnetism, Memorial Hall, Beechworth, March 29-April 7th

  • Winner of Monochrome section, Bright Autumn Art Show, Bright with 'A Sense of Place'

  • Juried into Africa Wildlife Artist of the Year 2023, Fine Art Gallery, Swakopmund, Namibia

  • 'Duo' combined show with Janet Leith at Art Gallery on Ovens

  • Winner of Best Work on Paper, St Bernard's Art Show, Wangaratta with 'A Sense of Place'

  • Invited to tutor a workshop at JD Retreat, Namibia

  • Invited to be an artist with Fine Art Gallery, Swakopmund, Namibia
  • Free starter guide for coloured pencil artists launched
  • Developed online school 'Kate Jenvey's Academy'
  • 'The Edge of Dusk" accepted into the 15th ARC International Salon

  • 'The Edge of Dusk" accepted in Society of Animal Artists International Online Exhibition

  • 'BeDazzled' accepted to be published in CP Treasures Vol. 7

  • 'Autumn' exhibition and paste-up in collaboration with WangLaneways

  • Solo exhibition 'Country Life' at Art Gallery on Ovens

  • "Free Spirits" wins the oil/acrylic section and Peoples Choice at Tatong Art Show

  • "Free Spirits" wins the Equine Award at Flinders Art Show, Flinders

  • Director and resident artist of Art Gallery on Ovens, Wangaratta, VIC

  • Art safari to Africa- details and itinerary at Zambia Art and Wildlife Safari with Kate Jenvey

  • "Golden Hour" juried in to Color Pencil Society of America's Explore This! 15 exhibition

  • "Pecking Order" selected for publication in Hidden Treasures Vol 5

  • "Reverence" wins Best in Show at the Tatong Art Show.

  • "My Name is Sioux" wins the Drawing Section of the Wangaratta Art Show.

  • Awarded Master status in the Coloured Pencil Community of Australasia

  • "Eye to Eye" selected as a finalist in International Artist magazine, Oct/Nov issue

  • Four tutorials in downloadable form available on website

  • Kayamoja International Wildlife Art Exhibition, Windhoek, Namibia

  • Feature Artist at Mornington Rotary Art Show, Mornington, VIC



  • Feature Artist in December issue of Ann Kullberg's Color Pencil Magazine

  • "Thundering Hooves" wins the Peoples Choice Award at the Tatong Art Show, Nov 4-12th
  • "Eye to Eye" is selected for publication in Strokes of Genius 10
  •  Colour pencil drawing "Safe in Stripes" has been selected to be published in CP Treasures, Vol 5
  • "Safe in Stripes" is juried in to Wildlife Treasures at Nature in Art Museum, Gloucester, UK
  • "Vanishing" has been selected in the annual online exhibition of Artists for Conservation
  • "Leopard on the Move" is selected in the David Shepherd Wildlife Artist of the Year, Mall Galleries. London
  • "Thundering Hooves" wins a Highly Commended at the National Equine Art Prize
  • "Thundering Hooves" accepted as a finalist in the inaugural National Equine Art Prize, April 7-9th
  • 'Depicting the Wild'- one day workshop at the regional Benalla Art Gallery, Feb 25th
  • Solo exhibition "Drawn to the Wild", regional Benalla Art Gallery, Feb 9-  Apr 2
  • Verified certificate in Natural History Illustration course.
  • "Gold 'n' Sunlight" in step by step article October issue of Color Pencil Magazine.
  • "Gold 'n' Sunset" selected for publication in Strokes of Genius 9.
  • "High Spirited" wins Best Drawing at Flinders Art Show, Flinders.
  • "Partners" published in international collection CP Treasures #4, colour pencil masterworks.
  • "As the Sun Sets" and "He Watches Over" juried into the Artists for Conservation Virtual Exhibition, Vancouver
  • "Start of a New Day" juried into the annual 'Art and the Animal' exhibition, Houston, Texas
  • "Faith" wins Best Work on Paper, Yea Rotary Art Show
  • "Gentle Giant" featured in Australian Artist magazine, April issue
  • "Wildlife Drawing' in pencil will be taught by Kate at the Benalla Art Gallery, Friday December 11th, 1-4pm.

  • The drawing 'Faith' won First Place at the Rotary Art Show of Wangaratta.

  • Kate has three coloured pencil drawings accepted into the Mountain Oyster Club's art show, Tuscon, Arizona, Nov 21st.

  • 'Tribute' receives a Highly Commended at Flinders Art Show.

  • First Prize for 'Tribute' at MFSR Art Show in the theme section "Commemorating the WW1 Lighthorse".

  • Highly Commended at Bright Autumn Art Show for 'Scent of lions'.

  • Membership to the Australian Guild of Realist Artists attained.

  • Feature in Art Edit Magazine, Jan-March issue.




  • 'Feathers and Fur' in pencil will be taught by Kate at the Benalla Art Gallery, Saturday December 13th, 2-4pm. 

  • Kate will be teaching for the Free Art School program run by the Benalla Art Gallery, Thursday 27th November 2-4pm. The topic will be wildlife portraits in pencil


  • "The Precipice", my drawing of a snow leopard has been selected twice for international exhibitions. The first is the virtual exhibition for Artists for Conservation and secondly, I will be sending it physically to Quebec, Canada to be part of the inaugural Pencil Art Society annual international exhibition, Aug 22- Sept 21, 2014.

  • 'Scent of lions' has been juried in to the 54th Annual Art and the Animal' exhibition to open on August 23rd, 2014 in Parker, Colorado at the Wildlife Experience Museum.

  • Kate has had two entries for Camberwell Art Show accepted, it runs from June 28th- July 6th, 2014.

  • "Free to run" was awarded First Prize at The Man from Snowy River Festival in the themed section. "Cooling Off" received First Prize in the open oil/acrylic section and "Beads & buckles received Second in the Works on Paper section in 2014. Kate also won the Peoples Choice Award and she is very honoured to receive these awards.

  • Kate was feature artist on the TV show Colour in your Life. To watch this episode, click on the link

  • Most Popular Mixed Media Award at Strathbogie Art Show for ‘Desert Bred’ January 2014


  • Kate was awarded a Highly Commended for 'A brush of Red' and one for 'Vain as...' at the Bright Autumn Art Show, 2013

  • At the Kilmore Art Expo, April 12-14th, 2013, Kate's drawing 'On The Run' was awarded first prize.

  • Second Prize was awarded to 'Winter Sun' at the Man from Snowy River Festival, 2013.

  • ‘Artist in Residence’ National Museum of Wildlife Art, 9th - 13th July 2013 • ‘Winter Sun' wins People’s Choice Award at Corowa Federation Art Show 2013


  • 'Summer Cooler' won the People's Choice for Best Oil Painting at the Strathbogie, Vic Art Show 2012

  • Kate is featured in an article in Australian Horseman Magazine in the Nov-Dec issue

  • Kate was invited as guest speaker to talk about her life as an artist at Mollyulah, Victoria on Australia Day

  • "Spotted Again" has been selected as a finalist in the drawing section of the Mortimore Art Prize for 2011

  • ‘Winter Sun' - Umatilla (NZ) Finalist in the Inglis Equine Art Prize


  • 'Silverback' is in the virtual exhibition, Art of Conservation 2011 to be held in Vancouver, Canada

  • 'Working Trio' - finalist in Australian Artist Magazine's Art Challenge.

  • Won ‘Best Work on Paper’ “Man From Snowy River Festival” Corryong, Victoria

  • Won People’s Choice in oil category at Strathbogie, Victoria


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