Judith Dazzio received her B. S. Degree in Art Education from the University of New Hampshire. Her graduate work was completed at the Massachusetts College of Art and Boston University. Judith lived several years in Louisiana where she taught art and eventually became the State Director of Art Education. After moving to Florida, she continued to teach and paint. She has exhibited in many one person, gallery and Museum shows in both the United States and the United Kingdom. Her latest awards include the “Golden Award” at the Florida Watercolor Society Show and top award the Holbein Award at the International Society of Acrylic Painters Show. She was selected as one of the 13 National artists to show at the Williamson Museum in England. Her jazz painting was selected to be on the annual Clearwater Jazz Holiday Poster for 2007. She was also selected to paint one of the Jim Morrison “doors”…a national competition. These will be published in a book when all are completed. Judith has also formed and leads a group of 70 professional artists known as the Dazzle Art Group. This group is very active in local, regional and national shows and exhibits.