Sterling Edwards is a North Carolina (USA) watercolor artist who has received international recognition for his luminous watercolor paintings. Combining rich values, bold composition, and transparent paint, Sterling has established himself as an excellent watercolor artist, workshop instructor, and juror.
His unique philosophy about art and artists, combined with years of experience, has earned Sterling Edwards the respect of his peers, students and collectors of his work.
In 1985, he began studying watercolors and was captivated by the versatility and luminosity of the medium. Sterling spent several years learning from watercolor master Zoltan Szabo, as well as several other prominent watercolor artists.
He was a featured artist in the Fall, 2001 issue of Watercolor Magic magazine in an article titled "Ones to Watch," and has been the subject of several newspaper articles that chronicled his painting style.
Sterling's relaxed, and often humorous, style of teaching puts his students at ease as he relates his life adventures in the form of whimsical stories while doing demonstrations at his popular watercolor workshops.
Today, Sterling's paintings are in numerous corporate and hundreds of private collections throughout the United States and Canada.