Peggi Habets lives and works as an artist in her hometown of Pittsburgh, Pa. Her deep love for the fluidity and spontaneity of watercolor have led her to paint and teach in the medium for over 15 years. Her figurative, cityscape, and floral paintings have been exhibited and collected internationally and she has received awards in many prestigious shows, including the National Watercolor Society and the American Watercolor Society International Juried Exhibitions.
Peggi is the author of “Watercolor Made Easy: Portraits” and was featured in “The Art of Drawing and Painting Portraits” and “Faces & Features” books. Publications of her work include Splash 18, Splash 19, and Splash 20 Best of Watercolor books, as well as magazine articles in The Artists Magazine, The Art of Watercolour, L’Art de L’Aquarelle, Pratique Des Arts, Watercolor Artist, Watercolor Magic, and Palette magazines.
Peggi’s artwork was selected out of 7,000 entries for the esteemed Shanghai Watercolour Biennial and the Shenzhen International Watercolour Exhibition, both in China. A popular watercolor instructor, Peggi enjoys teaching watercolor workshops and painting retreats around the country.