"Kathryn shows a keen interest and natural talent for color and design. ... She thinks outside the box and is able to channel her ideas into realistic, workable products."
--Loretta Shaver, Modesto, CA
Kathryn Knightsby with Todd Davis, Director of the Luxury Kitchen and Bath Show, and Karim Rashid. Photo by Christine Gilles, Metropolitan Magazine.
Founded as Kathryn Pearre Interior Design in 2001, Knightsby Interiors offers professional services to the Central Valley, Bay Area, and beyond, ranging from interior and exterior enhancement of residential and commercial spaces to personal shopper services.
Having trouble distinguishing a camelback from a sectional sofa, a Michelangelo from a Picasso, or a rustic theme from Mid-Century Modern? As a specialist in fine art, color, and antiques, Kathryn provides incomparable interior design services and educated consultations, which aid her clients in making well-informed decisions that express their lifestyles and personalities.
Kathryn's work can be seen at the home of Robert Hernandez, Head Florist of O'Brien's Supermarket; Dr. Mark Seleh's office in Modesto, CA.; the Brenda Racquet Clubs of Turlock and Modesto, CA.; or Taqueria El Compadre in Roseburg Square, Modesto, CA. Examples of her residential projects are available upon request. Please visit the online gallery for sample images.
Education & Qualifications
A San Francisco native, Kathryn earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the San Francisco Art Institute, in pursuit of which she studied Chinese brush painting in Beijing. She came to realize that of equal importance to the art objects displayed are the spaces that they inhabit and the well-being of their owners. Inspired by this realization, Kathryn pursued an Associate of Science degree in Interior Design, graduating with honors. Kathryn offers a well-trained eye for color, scale, texture, and proportion as well as expertise with quality antiques and art.
As an allied member of the ASID, Kathryn provides professional and ethical design services to clients from all walks of life. In addition, she is a member of the Modesto Chamber of Commerce; co-owner of and consultant for Moe's Books, Inc. of Berkeley, CA, a store specializing in Antique books; and a member of the Garden Club.
Phone: (209) 988-1173
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