Sharon Griffes Tarr

Instructor of Visual Arts, Interlochen College of Creative Arts

Sharon Griffes Tarr’s oil paintings demonstrate a mastery of her subject evidenced by over 40 years of experience painting year around in the field. Tarr holds Master Member status in the Great Lakes Plein Air Painters Association and is an award-winning artist. She is a highly respected and popular instructor and has taught many hundreds of artists in the studio as well as showing them the benefits of working "en plein air" - outdoors, directly from nature. Her paintings are held in private and public collections across the USA and abroad.