Grace Benedict has been drawing with colored pencils and other media from an early age. She graduated with a Master of Fine Arts in painting and Drawing from Tulane University, New Orleans in 1979. Currently Grace teaches drawing at Purdue University in the Division of Art & Design in the Department of Visual and Performing Arts in West Lafayette IN. She exhibited 25 large color drawings at the Indianapolis Art center in June/July 2007. Grace has been actively showing her work in national and international juried exhibitions such as the 2011 Au Naturel: The Nude in the 21st Century focused on the figure, and the 7th Annual National Self-Portrait Exhibition at the Zhou Art Center in Chicago, 2011.
- Joined October 14, 2007