Artist of the Month – Cele Bergstrom

Background: Having been born and raised in Fort Collins,  Colorado, I have always been fascinated with the beauty and vastness of the west. 

Art Education:   I attended The Curtis Art Center and, in the past, I attended the Art Students League of Denver . I have attended numerous art classes and workshop throughout my career. 

Style:   My work is detailed, realistic and sometimes impressionistic.  Generally, I do portraits and landscapes. I work in pencil, oil and watercolor and occasionally in pen and ink. 

Awards: Best of Show-Denver Junior Symphony; Best of Show-Western Art Rendezvous; First Place-Studio West Art Competition;  First Place-Depot Art Center; Jurors Award- HFAG New Members Show; Jurors Award-HFAG Spring Awards Show.  ACC Best of Show Award and Various Honorable Mention and third place awards. 

Future Goals:    I hope to constantly improve my skills. This way, I can record the history of Colorado, during my lifetime for future generations.