At the young age of 12 Norma Samuelson started her classical training as an artist.
Her intense studies included life drawing, painting, sculpting and engraving.
After receiving her degree she began to teach, and then went on to join a renowned group of traveling muralist winning national accolades and awards in Argentina. After working in a prestigious advertising agency in Buenos Aires, in 1979 she settled in the United States starting her own Architectural illustration studio in Orange County California.
She has had a long and illustrious career working with many famous architects from around the world, including the New York offices of IM PEI. Her diverse portfolio reflects work on major architectural projects throughout the US and other parts of the globe.
Her unique style of splashy yet detailed watercolors are her trademark. The attention to detail in her work gives each piece a unique quality, she creates a piece of fine art for each project and client that she works with. Norma is also an accomplished fine art watercolorist and children’s book illustrator, with paintings capturing life from around the world.