Kelly Allard is a classically trained oil painter. She was born in Dallas, Texas. She studied Communications Design at University of North Texas followed by Pantura Studios in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. She studied under Hans-Peter Szameit and Sanna Tomac now co-owners SARA, the Swedish Academy Of Realist Art. She studied Classical Realism which utilizes the time-tested methods that were used to train the great artists of the past.
She currently resides in Gig Harbor, WA and is married with four lovely daughters.