Caryn Kepford

Kepford_caryn_faculty Caryn Kepford received her BFA from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and an MFA in Fine Arts through the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, CA. The Lord opened her eyes and heart to His Majesty in 1982 and has been graciously and faithfully been led by Him ever since. She continued her education with sixteen years of homeschooling her four children; seven years of teaching Art/Art History and three years as Academic Dean at the Maine Classical Christian School in Freeport, Maine. Caryn enjoys painting in her studio and en plein air. She loves visiting art museums and traveling to the far reaches of the earth to see the great treasures made by people throughout history. She’s ridden camels around the pyramids of Giza, climbed the steep steps at Angkor Wat in Cambodia, and explored first hand numerous churches, palaces and ruins throughout Europe. Caryn lives with her dear husband, Ron. Together, they are learning to be grandparents of eleven precious grandchildren and enjoy cultivating the gardens that surround their home in Winterset, Iowa.Her artwork can be viewed at