Ann Boyer LePere
Ann's teaching experience, followed by full-time motherhood, proved to be a valuable background for becoming a portrait painter. Born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, Ann has a BA from Houghton College in western New York State. She has lived in Iron, Michigan, Colorado and North Carolina. From 1986 until 2001 Ann enjoyed studio space at Artspace in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. From 1980 to the present Ann has also maintained a private studio in her home. She is a member of many art organizations including Degas Pastel Society, American Society of Portrait Artists, American Socieity of Classical Realism and is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America.