Michele's paintings, whether in oils or pastels, are done in the style of the old masters....on stretched raw linen. Her classical training is evident in the masterful use of color, light and shadow. Each painting is done in 4 to 8 layers for the style immediately and her buyers are located in every state. Michele Kapor was born into a ranching family in Montana and can appreciate the closeness of a mountain valley or the expanse of a desert sky. After graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Arizona State University, she spent the next decade in the travel business. She is a world traveler and has spent many hours studying the various moods and lighting of landscapes all over the globe. Her career has taken her from the Bay Area of California back to her roots in Montana where she now resides and works from her home studio. Some of her most recent shows include the Montana Land Reliance Show, Bigfork, the Montana Professional Artists Association Show, the Treasure State Invitational Art Show , the Settler's West Annual Miniature Americana Show, Tucson and many others throughout her 30 year career.
She is currently the Vice-President of the Montana Professional Artists Association. She is a founding member of MPAA and the Two River Movement artists groups. Kapor is also a member of the Oil Painters of America (OPA).