HELGA BATMAN-KOPLIN, BIO/STATEMENT
Helga Batman-Koplin is an award winning artist residing in Lake Arrowhead, California. She studied oil painting in the impressionist manner and design with noted California artists Hal Reed, Joseph Mendez, Kanya Bugreyev, Ted Goerschner, Michael Situ, Ken Auster and William Scott Jennings. She majored in art at Cypress College and California State University at Long Beach. Helga also became proficient in the use of other media such as watercolors and acrylics. Her work has been purchased by many corporate and private collectors, including the Lake Arrowhead Country Club, UCLA Conference Center in Lake Arrowhead, California, Redlands Community Hospital and the County of San Bernardino, California.
She is a member of the "Plein Air Artists of Riverside" and the "Mountain Arts Network". Her work may be viewed at the "Mountain Arts Gallery at the Village" Lake Arrowhead Village, CA 92352, 909-337-1238 and "Timberline in the Glen" 28956 Hook Creek Road, Cedar Glen, CA, 92321, (909) 337-4200. From 2003 -2007 she exhibited at the "ART-A-Fair" in the Laguna Beach Art Festival. She is a member of the "National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society" and one of her paintings was shown in the "Best of America 2009" juried exhibition.
Helga teaches all levels of oil and acrylic painting at the "Mountain Quilter's
Cottage" 935 Kuffel Canyon Road, Sky Forest, California, and also during the
summer program at the UCLA Conference Center in Lake Arrowhead. She recently
started teaching beginning and intermediate watercolor painting, also at the
Mountain Quilter's Cottage. For more information about classes, as well as workshops,
demonstrations, jurying of shows or to purchase her paintings, contact: (909)
, Web site:
Helga Batman-Koplin~P.O.Box 866~Cedar Glen, California 92321