Anna Jepson initially inspired by attending art classes has now been painting for over 20 years. Having exhibited and sold through various galleries in Hawkes Bay and paints from her home studio.  Many of her pieces are displayed in private collections throughout New Zealand.

Anna’s work was selected for the 1994 Norsewear Art Awards and the 2006 Adams Portraiture Exhibition in Wellington.

In 2002, Anna completed a Fine Art Diploma in Painting and drawing and she continues to explore further study opportunities.  Anna was accepted into the Charles Cecil Portraiture Atelier in Florence, Italy and will study there in the Summer of 2016.