Born in Chicago,Il. I have had a lifelong love of art.I created my first painting at the age of five.
I studied Commercial Art at Chicago Vocational HS.and sold my first painting after graduating HS. I went on to study Fine Art,Studio Painting,Life Painting,and Scientific Illustration at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.I am versed in the use of Oils,Watercolors,Acrylics,Pencil,and Pastels.
My artwork is in private collections,and Wyler's Childen's Hospital in Chicago.
I specialize in painting portraits of people and animals(wildlife and pets).
I have taught painting at The Art Studio in Westminster,CA. Currently my work can be seen and purchased in Lewis Art Gallery, in Omaha Nebraska, the oldest and largest gallery in Omaha.
Commissions upon request.
Dana Newman joined Fine Art America on February 28th, 2012.