Elissa Gore has shared her passion for nature through landscape painting for over thirty years. A former girl scout, medical illustrator and professor of fine art living in New York City, she travels to paint studies on site outdoors. Later in the studio, she translates the best of these into large works on paper and canvas Her work is in 60 public collections including the US Art in Embassies program. Elissa teaches landscape painting workshops at the New York Botanical Garden and around the country.