Katherine Renner was born in Kansas on September 13, 1900. Renner was a resident of Los Angeles by 1919 and a pupil at Otis Art Institute. She then majored in art at UCLA and had a studio in Los Angeles until 1950 when she settled in Montecito. Her married name was then Powers. She died in Santa Barbara, CA on August 9, 1999.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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