Beverly Lazor currently serves as the Coordinator of the Online Fine Art Department, BFA where she instructors and writes curriculum for the online department.
Beverly graduated from Art Center College of Design with distinction. She has been a freelance illustrator for over 37 years. Clients have included the entertainment industry and toy manufacturers. She has designed and illustrated children’s books, movie props, character development, style guides, plush characters and products. She has also illustrated over 30 children’s books adapted from movies like An American Tail, Land before Time, and We’re Back, to name a few. Her talents have been employed to create signage for the Gene Autry Museum and Getty Museums in Los Angeles and Malibu.
Beverly’s passion for oil painting has allowed her to create many fine art paintings that have sold through galleries and her website. She is currently exhibited in the Jessup Cellars Gallery, in Yountville, CA, as well as in Southern California. She is a member and the Malibu/Ventura County Chair for the prestigious California Art Club. She organizes monthly plein air painting events and gallery shows in beautiful Ventura County.
Beverly loves traveling and plein air painting. Florence, Italy is one of her favorite locations to paint, where she has taught painting classes for the Academy of Art’s Study Abroad Program.