Penny Gupton is a native Californian who was raised in Australia in her early years. She attended Glendale College and UCLA. studying both Architecture and Interior design.
Penny is a widely known and recognized Watercolor Artist, with her iconic paintings of sea-life, beaches and images of Island Style living. As a resident of Hawaii's Big Island for over 4 decades, she was the resident artist at Kona Village Resort ( for over 25 years!) and then the Four Seasons Hualalai Resort. As a resident Artist she had the opportunity to paint hundreds of commissions including casual family portraits and pencil drawings of children. She is also the mother of Hawaii artist, Alex Gupton.
Penny now resides in Florida, but regularly returns to Hawaii for Gallery Shows and to teach painting workshops.