Melbourne based artist and art teacher. Born in Dalian, China 1977.
In 1996, as one of the top two art students from Liaoning province, she was selected to study at the Dong Hua University in Shanghai, where she completed a 4 years bachelor degree with the major in Fashion Design and won several prizes in Hong Kong、Taiwan and mainland of China.
In 2002, Lisa emigrated to New Zealand. During her time there she developed further as an artist, established the Mona Lisa Art Studio and became a respected art teacher in Dunedin. She exhibited widely and received a number of prestigious awards for her work. In early 2007, Lisa moved to Australia, and started working as a full-time artist.
Lisa paints in both oils and watercolour. She is a member of the VAS and the WSV, and the Vice President of the Watercolour Society of Victoria. Lisa has held 6 solo exhibitions and many group exhibitions. In recent years she has travelled worldwide on painting trips with internationally renown master artists. Lisa enjoys working with an extensive variety of subjects, but portraits and wildlife are her favourite. Her conﬁdent brush work, use of colour and ability to capture light making her paintings unique and highly sought after by art lovers and collectors world wide.
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