Dee Kirkham is an award winning and inspired painter with exemplary talent in still life, figurative and plein air oil painting. She has been trained in the Old Dutch Masters style of painting with mentors such as David Leffell, Sherrie McGraw, Jeremy Lipking and Jackie Kamin. Dee has expanded her studies at The New York Student’s Art League, has achieved national recognition in numerous local and national juried art shows, solo and private exhibitions as well as corporate collections.
Dee Kirkham is a sought after workshop instructor nationally as well as internationally. Every year Dee conducts workshops throughout the United States, Italy, France and Germany. Her inspiring teaching style gives her students the foundation to grow in their skill of establishing concepts for their paintings.
As a member of Women Artists of the West, Oil Painters of America, American Women Artists, American Impressionist Society, California Art Club, as well as many more, she has participated in many international art shows, winning numerous awards and recognition.