Michelle Condrat was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah in 1983. She graduated from the University of Utah, with a Bachelor Degree in Painting and Drawing and a minor in Art History. Michelle enjoys painting the unique landscape that Utah and the Southwest offers, and spends a lot of her time in Utah’s outdoor, where she gathers inspiration for her paintings. With intense color choices and broad blended strokes, Michelle captures the unique look of the western landscape while creating a fresh visual perspective in her work. Michelle is also an active participant in the art community teaching workshops and technique demos, as well as participating in various plein-air events such as the Zion National Park Plein Air Art Invitational and the Grand Canyon Celebration of Art.