Artist Elizabeth Van Vliet has painted since childhood and in recent years has been rediscovering her passion and wealth of artistic talent. She lives and paints with her husband, artist Richard Van Vliet. Elizabeth was born Elizabeth Hogan in Sedalia, MO and grew up with nine siblings. Her father was an avid painter and chef and passed down many of his talents to her. She has been a nurse along the way, yet has always had a tremendous innate talent at painting. She has two grown children, Rachel and Timothy and two beautiful grandsons!