Elizabeth Fraser's Profile
I am a self taught artist from Hudson, Ohio, where I grew up as a faculty brat at a college preparatory school called Western Reserve Academy. Art has always been an important part of my life, and while I strayed from it during my higher education, my passion for creating artwork has come full circle. After studying Romance Languages at Mount Holyoke College and beginning a career in education, I was inspired by my artist brother, Michael, to try my first oil painting. At the end of 1994 I picked up a paint brush and did a painting of Mont Saint Victoire and that experience changed my life and I have never looked back.
A disciplined and spirited painter, I now work full time as an artist in Portland where I have a studio on Munjoy Hill. Inspired by the simple actions of my everyday life, I paint the scenes that I cherish and the moments that impress me. My artwork shows movement and feeling…
- Born on September 23
- Joined June 19, 2007