Spotlight on: Ann Kraft Walker, 2017 Texas Top Ten
ARTIST: Ann Kraft Walker
CITY: The Woodlands
" Never Fails ", 10"x14", oil on linen
Born and raised in Texas in 1955, Ann received a BFA at University of Texas in Austin and has traveled extensively throughout Europe, pursuing her love for painting in the classical tradition. Initially beginning her career painting in the primitive folk art style, Ann’s work has focused exclusively on classical realism, studying under such renowned artist’s as Casey Baugh, Joshua LaRock and Robert Liberace.
Ann Kraft Walker’s work has won awards and recognitions by Oil Painters of America, Art Renewal Center, and Portrait Society of America, among many others, and has been featured numerous fine art publications, including Fine Art Connoisseur, American Art Collector, and International Artist. Her work is included in many public and private collections, including the permanent collection of the White House.
She is a member of The Portrait Society of America, Oil Painters of America, The International Guild of Realism, American Women Artists, National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society and The Salmagundi Club.