Ming Franz specializes in Splash Color painting, which combines Asian black ink, acrylic and watercolor. Ming was the Grand prize winner of International Artist Magazine Challenge No. 86 Abstract / Experimental Art. Shibuyi Award winner of Sumi-e Society of America and Original creative Design award of Pampered Platte of America.
Ming is author of Splash ink with Watercolor. And has had her work published in International Artist Magazine, Acrylic Illumination, Southwest Art Magazine, North Light Magazine, American Art Collector, Acrylic Artist magazine, Artist’s Magazine, Studio Visit Magazine, Kennedy Publishing Magazine, Albuquerque Journal, Mountain Valley Telegraph, San Jose Mercury, Asian World Journal.
Ming teach workshops and conducts demonstrations at the New Mexico Art League, University New Mexico Continuing education, Fuller Lodge Art Center, Los Alamos, NM as well as in her studio in Edgewood, New
Mexico. I also teach workshops at Artist’s Expo, Houston, Texas, Wichita, Kansas, Chicago, Illinois, and Silicon Valley Asian Art Center, California. Denver Art Museum, Colorado, Artisan Santa Fe Materials Expo. New Mexico, World of Color Expo. at Dulles, VA, Pacific NW Art School at Coupeville, WA. Award juror of Watercolor Society of Alabama.
Ming is Golden Paint Certified Artist and Educator. She conducts demonstration and give workshops around the nation. Since become Golden Paint educator, she focuses more on abstract acrylic paintings.