EILEEN EDER -                                                                                                                        "An Elegant Artichoke"   -                                                                                                              24 x 20" -                                                                                                                                   $3,500.            

An avid painter for over 25 years, Eileen has won numerous prizes for her still life and landscape paintings in competitions both locally and nationally. 2016/17 awards include First Prize; Guilford Art League’s 70th Annual Juried Show,  Certificate of Merit, “Radiant Still Life”, Salmagundi Club, NY, NY , Second Place, Oil Painters of America, Summer Online Show 2016, and Best in ShowCT Academy of Fine Arts 2016.  Previous awards include First prize and finalist 3 years running in Artist’s Magazine in the category of Still Life. Eileen’s work has been published in several magazines. Recently, Plein Air Painting Magazine gave her a 5 page article in the June/July 2017 publication. 

 Eder has an MFA from The New York Academy of Art. She has studied at the NY Studio School, Rhode Island School of Design, Hudson River School and with numerous professional artists including Israel Hershberg, T. Allen Lawson and Don Demers. Eileen currently teaches at the Lyme Academy College of Fine Art and Lyme Art Association in Old Lyme, CT.  She is a member of the Salmagundi Club, Oil Painters of America, American Impressionist Society and Lyme Elected Artists.