Born and raised in Southern California, Buffy Kaufman grew up surrounded by artisans. Each worked by hand with nature. She strives to capture that grit in her paintings. She uses intriguing color choices and delicate technique, creating captivating pieces that draw you in. She finds her inspiration from the deserts, mountains, and coastline of the Southwest. Buffy's current artistic pursuit is a spontaneous and satisfying painting method called watercolor pouring. She also enjoys painting loose atmospheric landscapes emoting her love for California. She is an Instructor at The Fallbrook School of the Arts, a Signature Member of the Louisiana Watercolor Society and a Content Creator for KINGART.