Born in Osaka, Japan, Kayomi is a self-taught artist with a unique vision. Her paintings are full of imagination and feature a wide range of animals, including cats, tigers, leopards, wolves, eagles and dragons. She tries to depict the personalities of the animals and emphasizes their unspoken eloquence. She paints with watercolor, color pencils and pastels, and in recent years digitally also.
Her works have been exhibited and licensed around the world. Currently she lives in San Jose, California.