Jeff Kern has been painting full-time for over 30 years. His commitment as an artist has been to mastering the intricacies of realistic oil painting. He is represented by R. Michelson Gallery in Northampton. In Boston, he won the Robb Sagendorph Award with the Copley Society and achieved the level of Copley Master. He recently won the top prize for oil painting with the Academic Artists Association. Jeff has done numerous commissions for corporate clients, and recently he gave workshops demonstrating artist materials for Canson Products.