Jessica VanDenburg is a contemporary realist pastel painter. She received her Bachelors in Fine Art from California State University, Fullerton and her Masters in Fine Art from the New York Academy of Art. She has studied with master pastelists Daniel Greene and Margaret Bowland. Her work has been exhibited and sold at the Catherine Lorillard Wolf Art Club, and the Marty Lyons Wish Foundation Charity. She is a member of the Salmagundi Club of NY. Jessica has participated in numerous juried plein air competitions and participated in the Portrait Society’s plein air paint out in Red Rock, Las Vegas. She has travelled to California and across the country of Brazil to plein air paint in pastel.She received second in the Portrait Society’s Members Only competition for the landscape category. Also an accomplished oil painter, Jessica has exhibited her work in numerous local, national and international exhibitions.