Barbara Ashton


Barbara Ashton is an accomplished watercolorist and art educator who has practiced professionally for 30 years. She has painted on location throughout Europe, the U.S., Israel, China, Mexico, and the Caribbean. For the past 18 summers, Barbara has also taught in France (Normandy and Savoie regions) and Italy (Assisi, Lake Como, and Lucca) with ArTravel’s travel abroad program for artists.

Her work, specializing in still-life and landscape painting, has been widely exhibited in numerous galleries and is in many private and corporate collections. She is currently on the faculty at the Brentwood Art Center in Los Angeles, where she has taught students of all skill levels for the past 23 years.

Barbara resides in Santa Monica, California.