Since graduating Parson’s School of Design in the 1980s, Michele Amatrula has made a name for herself as a realist with her highly detailed drawing and paintings.
Working for a wide array of clients, Michele's illustrations have appeared as book covers, magazine illustrations, collectibles and postage stamps.
2010 Charlotte Dunwiddie Award, Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club
2006 1st Place American Contemporary Dog Art Competition
2006 Certificate of Excellence, Portrait Society of America
2006 Nora Roth Memorial Award, Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club
2nd Place Drawing Category, Bosque Conservatory of Art
2nd Place-American Contemporary Dog Art Competition
2003 Romance Writers of America Artemis Award
2002 Romance Writers of America Artemis Award