Jeannie Paty is a contemporary oil painter who is known for her fresh, colorful paintings. Her award winning artwork has been featured in the nationally acclaimed “Southwest Art Magazine”, in numerous national juried & invitational art shows including an art museum exhibition in Nagasaki, Japan, and on the cover of “The PEO Record”, an international magazine.
Born in Washington DC and raised in Maryland, Jeannie was exposed early on to art and art history while growing up near the National Gallery of Art, the Smithsonian Institution & one of her favorite museums, The Phillips Collection. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Design from the College of Architecture at Arizona State University. Prior to her career as a professional artist and painting instructor, Jeannie worked in a fine art gallery and as the lead graphic designer in a small marketing company. Today, she not only teaches adult painting classes & workshops, Jeannie uses her artistry to design high end custom rugs. She currently lives in Colorado with her hotelier husband and has two adult children in college.