American painter Aaron Coberly was born in Seattle. He has been drawing for as long as he can remember. He started taking art seriously as a teenager after being invited to attend a life drawing class. Living and traveling in Europe further inspired him. He began oil painting in 1999.
His work is primarily figurative with a stylistic nod to the Masters and the Impressionists. Coberly's figurative paintings contain a perfect balance of detail and contrast providing us with a strong sense of the person that is represented. Aaron runs an open painting and drawing session in Seattle. He resides in the greater Seattle area and is married with a young son. Every day I work on becoming a better artist.