Gretchen Ten Eyck Hunt began her art education at the young age of seven. Cramer Swords MFA guided her for 5 years in the mediums of pastel and oils. She is certified from Art Instruction Schools in illustration and has a BFA in fine art from Flagler College, St. Augustine , Fl. .She sold her first piece at the age of 12 and was accepted in her first professional competition at the age of 14. Gretchen has been working on her skills as an artist for over 50 years. Her works have been accepted in both regional and national competitions. You can fine her works in private and public collections throughout the U.S. and Europe .