Utah artist, Glenda Gleave considers herself fortunate to have learned from some of the world’s best modern day portrait and figurative artists. Daniel Green, William Whitaker, Daniel Gerhartz, Susan Lyons, Jeff Watts, Quang Ho, Morgon Weistling, and Jeff Hein have all contributed in some way to Glenda’s becoming a nationally known portrait and figurative artist. In addition to commissioned portraiture, she combines her love of history with her natural ability to compose people into captivating renderings of historical significance. She continues to receive first place and best of show recognition in each art competition she enters.
She currently serves as the Utah State Ambassador for the Portrait Society of America. She runs a weekly life-drawing/painting venue for Salt Lake artists.
Her love of Art is second only to her love for her family.