Welcome to my blog!
New website, new blog. First a little about me.
“Kim Snyder is a
valuable asset to our gallery capturing our local surroundings and presenting
them with exceptional elegance. Showcasing the wide range of Kim’s painting
talent, featuring the local wildlife, including local landscapes and birds along
our coast, to the wild horses of Return to Freedom. Kim has also painted
many of our client’s pets.” Quote from a gallery manager during the Solo
Maritime Museum Exhibition showing her large paintings.
Studied at Santa Barbara City College and UCSB Extension in the late 70’s, early 80’s with teacher Robert Frame, among others, as well as painting for other artists including Mike Dolas, Illustrator of the Golden age of Illustration. Offering Paintings and Photography in her Carpinteria Studio recording the beautiful surroundings we all enjoy here in Santa Barbara County.
Awards include Best in Show to benefit the Santa Barbara Audubon Society, First Place Surf’s Up Show, among others. Public and private collections include B. Eric Rhodes of Plein Air and Art Connoisseur Magazines, CEC at Arroyo Burro Beach, and private collections worldwide.