Donna Cole placed first in SOBA’s 25th Annual Judged Show in watercolor. She also earned an honorable mention in the 24th Annual Judged show. Donna specializes in photo realism and enjoys experimenting with various unusual techniques and effects. Her unique style has drawn the attention from private collectors around the country. Moving to the area in 2013, Donna’s interest in the medium began thanks to a Michael Pearson workshop at SOBA. She draws inspiration from local scenery and wildlife, based in part on her own photography.