2015 Artist Overview

Lori Putnam, AIS, OPA


Sample Works

Charlotte, Tennessee

A signature member of the prestigious Salmagundi Club, Putnam’s awards include Honorable Mention 2014 Florida’s Forgotten Coast Plein Air Quick Draw, Plein Air Salon in 2013 and 2014 of Plein air Magazine, Finalist 2013 Raymar Art, Honorable Mention, 2013 Online Showcase of the Oil Painters of America, 2013, Award of Merit 2013 Sedona Plein Air Festival, Best Floral 2013 Plein Air Magazine , Honorable Mention 2013Cumberland Society of Painters, Second Place 2013 Plein Air Artists of Colorado, Finalist 2013 Raymar Art, First Place 2013 Laguna Plein Air Painters Association, Honorable Mention and Third Place, Fast and Fresh both at 2013 Richmond Plein Air Festival, Impressionist Award of Excellence, 2013 Oil Painters of America National Juried Salon, and Most Original, Award of Excellence, 2013 Oil Painters of America 22nd Annual National Juried Exhibition

Ms. Putnam was featured in numerous issues of Plein Air Magazine, American Art Collector Magazine, Plein Air Magazine, Southwest Art, Fine Art Connoisseur, and Art of the West. 

Her affiliations include Signature Member and past Vice President of American Impressionist Society, Signature Member of Laguna Plein Air Painters Association, Portrait Society of America,Plein Air Painters of the Southeast , Signature Member Plein Air Artists of Colorado, Signature Member Salmagundi Club NYC, Signature Member International Plein Air Painters, and Oil Painters of America.