Sterling Edwards is a listed contemporary watermedia master and photographer born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1951. He has been teaching national and international painting workshops for the past fifteen years.
In 2007 Sterling was awarded signature member status in the Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour and in 2010 he was awarded signature membership status in the Transparent Watercolor Society of America.
Sterling was a featured artist in the Fall 2001 issue of Watercolor Magic Magazine in an article titled, “Ones to Watch” and has been featured in numerous other magazine and newspaper articles. In 2009 he was a featured artist in the book, Best of America Watermedia Artists by Kennedy Publishing Company. He is the author of the best selling North Light book Creating Luminous Watercolor Landscapes, a Four Step Process, published by F+W Publishing Company and is a contributing artist in six other books. Sterling is also the designer of a signature line of products that are marketed worldwide.
In 2013 Sterling had the honor of being accepted into the International Watercolor Society. His award winning paintings are in private and corporate collections nationwide and internationally. Sterling works from his home studio in Hendersonville, North Carolina, in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains.