Kit studied painting, drawing, and sculpture at Maine College of Art, Studio Art Centers International Florence, and the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. She ultimately earned degrees in Art History but continued to create art throughout her life.
After a decade of focusing on her food and travel blog, The Kittchen, Kit picked up the paintbrush again in 2021. Kit paints from photographs and her favorite subject matters are marshes, beaches, rocky coasts, and sunsets.
As a painter, Kit is known for building up layers of vibrant colors. Her primary medium is acrylic on canvas.
Kit lives in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood with her husband and two year old daughter. She spends part of the summers in her hometown of Kennebunkport, Maine.