lisa mills, cpsa   -   color me here studio   -    award winning fine art

Education and Milestones

1984 – Rhode Island School of Design Award for Outstanding Senior Art Student
1984 – 1985 – Boston University - Art and Science double major
1988 – Bachelor of Science in Interior Merchandising with a Concentration in Illustration from Texas Christian University
1990-1992 – Owner of Salutations Artistic Greetings – Hand-Illustrated, Custom Greeting Cards

Awards & Professional Affiliations

2012 – Reflections on Heavy Metal – Accepted Entry in CPSA 20th Annual International Juried Exhibition
May, 2012 – Featured Artist Blog in Colored Pencil Magazine
2012 – Author of Animal Art Tutorials on with Alyona Nickelson
August, 2012 – Reflections on Heavy Metal –  Award for Excellence – CPSA 20th Annual International Exhibition, Covington, Kentucky
October, 2012 – Reflections on Heavy Metal – Best in Category Award for Professional Artist Category – CPSA District Chapter 215 Exhibition, Richardson, Texas
April, 2013 – Morning Preyer – Accepted Entry in CPSA 21st Annual International Juried Exhibition and on exhibit at the City of Brea Gallery, Brea, California through September 13, 2013
August, 2013 – Morning Preyer – Award for Excellence – CPSA 21st Annual International Exhibition, Brea, California

August, 2013 - Author of In-Depth Silver Pitcher Kit for Ann Kullberg and CP - The Magazine for Colored Pencil Artists

December, 2013 - Artist Profile - CP The Magazine for Colored Pencil Artists

April, 2014 - Reflections on Cool Jazz - Accepted Entry in CPSA 22nd Annual International Exhibition, Ormond Beach, Florida - June 13 - August 25, 2014

April, 2015 - Wren in Rome - Accepted Entry in CPSA 23rd Annual International Exhibition, Atlanta, GA


Colored Pencil Society of America (CPSA) Signature Member
Pencil Art Society (PAS)

United Kingdom Colored Pencil Society (UKCPS)
Grapevine (Texas) Art Project