Elizabeth Garat was born in Riverside, California. She earned BA and MA degrees from the University of California at Santa Barbara, and an MFA from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. Mentors include photographer MacDuff Everton (California), and landscape painters Joe Vinson & Maddine Insalaco (Buonconvento, Italy). Currently residing in Memphis, TN where she maintains a home studio and is a Fine Arts faculty member at St. Mary’s Episcopal School for Girls, Elizabeth visits California often to paint and visit her family in Ojai and Santa Barbara. Her paintings are in private collections in the United States and Europe.
fine artist painting watercolor oil