Born and raised in the Prairie State, Penny Edmison was inspired at an early age by the wide open space of the central Illinois landscape. Her art education has included some college courses in Visual Arts at Parkland College in Champaign and continues in workshops put on by accomplished artist in everything from portraiture to plein air painting. Penny lives with her true love, Greg, and their dog, Julius, in Fennville, Michigan where she enjoys showing her work at local restaurants and galleries. She keeps her focus on painting landscapes and portraits, taking on commissions, and attending life drawing, always pushing herself to grow as an artist.
“For me, painting in nature is the best form of meditation.”
January Thaw - Oil
Cheboygan River - Oil
Flat River - Oil
Back Door - Oil