Helga Batman-Koplin studied art first at Cypress College and California State University in Long Beach. Previously she earned a degree in Linguistics from the University of Mainz, Mainz,Germany.
Furthering her love of art, she studied oil painting with a number of well known California artists. From 2003 to 2007 she exhibited at the Art-A-Fair in Laguna Beach, CA during the summer art festival.
Subsequently she taught for 10 years oil and water color painting during the summer program at the UCLA Conference Center in Lake Arrowhead. CA. She also has been teaching oil and acrylic painting for 25 years to date.
She has demonstrated painting at Southern California Art Associations, held workshops and has juried a number of shows. Her work has been purchased by by many corporate and private collectors. Currently her work may be viewed at the "Mountain Arts Gallery", Lake Arrowhead Village, Lake Arrowhead, CA 92352 and at "Artisan's ETC" , 646 Pine Knot, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315.
Helga teaches all levels of oil and acrylic painting at the Mountain Arts Network-Community Arts Center in Lake Arrowhead Village Space R120. For more information about classes, as well as workshops, demonstrations, jurying of shows or to purchase her paintings, contact: (909) 336-5785, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Web site: http://www.batman-koplin.com