Lisa Pressman

R&F Instructor in Kingston NY

and other locations through the R&F Core program

Lisa Pressman, American abstract painter, was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey in 1958. She earned her BA in Art from Douglass College, Rutgers University and her MFA from Bard College. Her work focuses on a visual synthesis of stored and personal memory. Lisa’s paintings have been featured in solo and group exhibitions in museums and galleries throughout the USA and internationally.

Lisa is a core instructor for R&F Handmade Paints in Kingston, NY and a workshop instructor for Gamblin Artists Colors. She is an annual presenter and instructor at the International Encaustic Conference in Provincetown, MA and teaches workshops in both encaustic and oil and cold wax mediums throughout the U.S.

Lisa’s work has been featured in The Hunderton Art Museum, Clinton, NJ, Butters Gallery, Portland, OR, Susan Eley Fine Arts, NY, NY, Causey Contemporary, NY, NY, The Curator Gallery, NY, NY, Rosenfeld Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, Therese A. Maloney Art Gallery, College of Saint Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ, Pallazo Dell’Annunziata, Matera, Italy and R&F Gallery, Kingston, NY.



Upcoming classes:

 Advanced Encaustic

  • 3/9-3/11 2017
  • 12/7-12/9 2017

Exploring Visual Language

  • 4/19-4/21 2017

Conversations on Color

  • 7/12-7/14 2017

Advanced Encaustic: Large Format

  • 9/14-9/16 2017