Barbara Summer Edwards

Born and raised in Southeastern Idaho, I am a fifth generation native of the American West. Graduating from Utah State University in Illustration and working as a Freelance Illustrator, I evolved as a fine art oil and watercolor painter. Commonly portraying figurative imageries, my painterly, realistic paintings have received numerous honors and been published in Art of the West, Southwest Art, Wildlife Art, and U.S. Art Magazines. I am a Signature Member of Oil Painters of America(OPA), American Plains Artists(APA) and an Associate with Distinction Member of American Women Artists(AWA). I am also an Associate of the following Organizations: Women Artists of the West(WAOW), National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society(NOAPS)  Representation: Four galleries from Texas to Utah where I reside.