New Mexico born, Karen Foster has spent the greater part of her life in Texas. She has studied under a number of well known artists such as Judi Betts, Maureen Brouillette, Gloria Coker, Ken Hosmer, Vern Johnson, Darnell Jones, Doug Walton and Margie Whittington.
Karen is closely associated with The Upstairs Gallery. She has created and sold original art directly as well as many commissioned pieces. All of her work is related in that it is done with passion and enthusiasm. Her media include watercolor, acrylics, oils, and mixed media.