Artist Statement

To preserve and share the awe of Nature’s beauty thru colored pencil for all to appreciate and see!

Education

  • Related coursework: Self Taught with references to written and online tutorials.

Recognition & Awards

  • 4th Place, 5th Place & Award of Merit, Napa Town & County Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, Napa, CA, 2019

  • Award of Merit, California Fine Arts Exhibition, Sacramento, CA, 2019

  • 3rd Place, The Miniature Picture Competition (sponsored by Ann Kullberg), UK Colored Pencil Society, 2019

  • Finalist, Circle Foundation for the Arts-Artist of the Year Award, 2019

  • Special Merit, Manhattan Arts International-Healing Power of Art Exhibition, Online, 2019

  • Special Recognition, Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery-All Women Art Exhibition, Online, 2019

  • 2nd Place, Flora & Trees Competition (sponsored by SAA), UK Colored Pencil Society, 2018

  • 2nd Place & "Special Merit Awards", Napa Town & County Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, Napa, CA, 2018

  • Award of Merit(x2), Bauhaus Prairie Art Gallery-Halfway through Another Year Exhibition, Online, 2018

  • 4th & 5th Place Awards, Napa Town & County Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, Napa, CA, 2017

  • Special Merit, Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery-Botanicals Art Exhibition, Online, 2017

  • Special Recognition(x2), Fusion Art-Black and White Art Exhibition, Online, 2017

  • Special Recognition(x2), Fusion Art-The Natural World Art Exhibition, Online, 2017

  • Award of Merit, California Fine Arts Exhibition, Sacramento, CA, 2017

  • Special Merit, Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery-Seasons Art Exhibition, Online, 2016

  • Special Recognition, Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery-Nature Art Exhibition, Online, 2016

  • Award of Merit, California Fine Arts Exhibition, Sacramento, CA, 2016

  • Publisher’s Award, California Fine Arts Exhibition, Sacramento, CA, 2016

  • Special Recognition, Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery- Animals Art Exhibition, Online, 2016

  • Special Recognition(x2), Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery-Botanicals Art Exhibition, Online, 2016

Exhibitions

  • CPSA DC210 Explorations in Colored Pencil VIII (Juried), San Ramon City Hall Art Gallery, CA, 2019

  • Napa Town & County Fair Fine Arts Exhibition (Juried), Napa County Fairgrounds, Napa, CA, 2019

  • California Fine Arts Exhibition (Juried), California State Fair CALEXPO, Sacramento, CA, 2019

  • 20th Anniversary Annual COLOR Magazine Member Show (Juried/Online), AnnKullberg.com, 2019

  • Nature in Art International Exhibition, The Wildlife Art Society International, Twigworth, United Kingdom, 2019 

  • Drawn Together International Exhibition (Juried/Online), Coloured Pencil Society of Australasia, www.cpcau.org, 2019

  • Fine Point Colored Pencil Competition (Juried), Northville Art House, Northville, MI 2019 

  • International Guild of Realism Winter Salon Exhibition (Juried/Online), Realismguild.com/Americanartcollector.com/qcfinearts,com, 2019

  • Healing Power of Art (Juried/Online), Manhattan Arts International, New York, NY, 2019

  • SNAP Exhibition (Juried), ARC Gallery & Studios, San Francisco, CA 2019

  • Art on Paper Exhibition (Juried), Site:Brooklyn Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 2019

  • All Women Art Exhibition (Juried/Online), Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery, 2019

  • UK Coloured Pencil Society "Inside the Lines 2" (Online), UKCPS.co.uk, 2018

  • Napa Town & County Fair Fine Arts Exhibition (Juried), Napa County Fairgrounds, Napa, CA, 2018

  • CPSA DC210 Explorations in Colored Pencil VII (Juried), San Ramon City Hall Art Gallery, CA, 2018 

  • Halfway through Another Year (Juried/Online), Bauhaus Prairie Art Gallery, 2018

  • 19th Annual COLOR Magazine Member Show (Juried/Online), AnnKullberg.com, 2018

  • Colored Pencil Society of America Art Spectations (Juried/Online), OnlineJuriedShows.com, 2017

  • Black and White Art Exhibition (Juried/Online), Fusion Art Online Art Gallery, 2017

  • Botanicals Art Exhibition (Juried/Online), Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery, 2017

  • Napa Town & County Fair Fine Arts Exhibition (Juried), Napa County Fairgrounds, Napa, CA, 2017

  • California Fine Arts Exhibition (Juried), California State Fair CALEXPO, Sacramento, CA, 2017

  • Grow Exhibition (Juried/Online), Arthouse.NYC, 2017

  • The Natural World Art Exhibition (Juried/Online), Fusion Art Online Art Gallery, 2017

  • 18th Annual COLOR Magazine Member Show (Juried/Online) AnnKullberg.com, 2017

  • Seasons Art Exhibition (Juried/Online), Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery, 2016

  • Nature Art Exhibition (Juried/Online), Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery, 2016

  • California Fine Arts Exhibition (Juried), California State Fair CALEXPO, Sacramento, CA, 2016

  • Animals Art Exhibition (Juried/Online), Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery, 2016

  • Botanicals Art Exhibition (Juried/Online), Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery, 2016

Publications & Reviews

  • “Dillion,” a mini-tutorial for DRAW Wildlife published by Ann Kullberg pgs 124-127, 2019

  • Western Art Collector [August], Collector’s Focus-Winged Creatures, Art of the Bird, pgs 79-81, 2019

  • 20 Year Anniversary Celebration, Ann Kullberg’s COLOR Magazine Member Show, pg 65, 2019

  • Salaan Magazine 1st Edition, pgs 53-D, 260, 2019

  • Spolight Contemporary Art Magazine Issue 12, Circle Foundation for the Arts, pg 19, 2019

  • Studio Visit Vol 44, pg 37, 2019

  • Southwest Art (June), Wildlife & Animals, pg 85, 2019

  • American Art Collector Magazine (May), Collector's Focus-Wildlife Art, pgs 80-81, 85, 2019

  • "Mixed Media Possibilities," Ann's Colored Pencil News & Stuff Blog, AnnKullberg.com 2019

  • American Art Collector Magazine, Art Show Preview (April)-IGOR Winter Salon Online Exhibition, pgs 148, 157, 2019

  • CP Treasures VI, Ann Kullberg, (Juried), 2019

  • Artsy Shark, 2019 Winter Artist Showcase, Artsyshark.com, 2019

  • American Art Collector Magazine, Collector's Focus-Small Works & Minatures, pgs 90-91, 94-95, 2018

  • International Artist Magazine, (Juried), Wildlife Challenge Finalist, pg 21, 2018

  • Ann Kullberg’s “COLOR” magazine Pencil Box, (Juried), Back Cover, 2018

  • CP Hidden Treasures IV, Ann Kullberg, (Juried), Front Cover, pg. 13, 2017

  • “A Tremendous Colored Pencil Feat,” Ann’s Colored Pencil News & Stuff Blog, AnnKullberg.com, 2017

  • Inside Publications, (Juried), Front Cover, 2016

Affiliations

  • Colored Pencil Society of America

  • Colored Pencil Society of America, DC210 San Francisco District Chapter – Membership Director

  • Art Association Napa Valley

  • International Guild of Realism – Juried Member

  • The Wildlife Art Society International

  • American Society of Botanical Artists

  • Northern California Society of Botanical Artists

  • American Women Artists 

  • Allied Artists of America 

  • The Portrait Society of America

  • Colored Pencil Community of Australasia Inc. – Signature Member

  • UK Colored Pencil Society

  • Birdwhisperer Project

  • ABUN - Artist and Biologists for Nature

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