A master of translucent watercolors, she is known for her sundrenched cityscapes, luminous passageways and portraits with personality. Briggs earned a BA in Design and worked for over 15 years as an Art Director for nationally recognized advertising agencies, before painting and teaching full time.
An enthusiastic watercolor instructor, she leads painting workshops in France, Italy, Spain, Greece, Sicily, Turkey, Croatia, Canada, and throughout the west. She often teaches by invitation at regional Art Center workshops in places like Park City, Utah, Bend, Oregon, and with Daniel Smith in Seattle, Washington. Inspired by travel, she loves exploring new locations painting her journey along the way. Students appreciate her personalized attention, encouragement to expand their individual style, and her positive teaching approach. Co-owner of Make Every Day A Painting Workshops, LLC, along with Theresa Goesling- they have published a lesson manual/book "Make Every Day A Painting".