Artist Biography: Lisa Christopherson
Hm: 719-632-7898 Cell: 719-217-1172
Lisa Christopherson’s artistic style includes both realistic representations of the subject matter and vibrantly colored, expressive pieces. She works in oil, acrylic, watercolor, graphite, colored pencil, charcoal, pastel, and cut paper. The subject matter of her work is mostly animals and flowers.
She is inspired by the inner values of positivity, balance, patience, and Love; and seeks to share these qualities to others through her artwork. She has a strong spiritual life, and uses art to express her gratitude and joy for the many gifts she has been given.
She is also inspired by her affection for animals. Her Pet Portraits display incredible skill and even greater tender loving care.
Nature is another of her inspirations. It is full of colors, patterns, and spiritual beauty, especially when experiencing a sunset, sunrise, or storm.
Lisa received a BFA with a concentration in graphic design from
Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO in 1997.
A semester of this time was spent studying art abroad in Italy.
Lisa is a member of the Arati Artist’s Gallery in Old Colorado City.
She has displayed her work art the Colorado State Fair, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, CS Rotary Club “Flight” Butterflies, Pikes Peak Center, PPLD libraries, local corporations, and private collections.
Lisa was born in Rapid City, SD. She grew up in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Her other interests include watching movies, reading, classical music, and learning about other places and cultures.