Artist Sam Newcomb’s primary source of inspiration comes from nature and wildlife. Her paintings portray the rich colors and textures of her lifelike renditions. Sam’s preferred media is a combination of watercolor, gouache, and color pencil. Primarily self-taught, Sam obtained an associates degree in illustration and design which refined her skills.
Sam’s art is found in many private homes across the states. She has freelanced for several business enterprises including Current, Inc. and Walter Drake Publishing where she illustrated book covers and greeting cards.
Sam has exhibited and won awards in group exhibitions including Pikes Peak Community College, Business of Art Center in Manitou Springs, and Pikes Peak Watercolor Society. Sam’s art is displayed in Boulder Street gallery in downtown Colorado Springs.