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About Me

Buffy Michelle Kaufman 
(American b.1975 Orange, Ca) 


Buffy Kaufman is a watercolor pour artist working in transparent watercolor with alternative media and techniques. She is a Brand Ambassador for Daniel Smith Watercolors and a Signature Member of the Louisiana Watercolor Society. 


Buffy currently resides in Calimesa California along the San Gorgonio Pass

 with her husband Neil and beloved Doberman named Cowboy. 

“I believe the merger of a deepening faith and connection to nature gives each artistic expression meaning. My emerging style is focused on capturing the identity of a subject while celebrating the spontaneity and emotion watercolor presents."


Daniel Smith Brand Ambassador

Signature Member of Louisiana Watercolor Society

National Watercolor Society Member

San Diego Watercolor Society Member

The Green Art House Instructor

Fallbrook School of the Arts Instructor


 2022  Louisiana Watercolor Society 52nd Annual International Exhibition

2021  Louisiana Watercolor Society 51st Annual International Exhibition

2020  Louisiana Watercolor Society 50th Annual International Exhibition

2022 San Diego Watercolor Society's Spring, Summer & Winter Triennial Exhibition

2021 San Diego Watercolor Society 41st International Exhibition 

2022 | 3rd Annual Women in Watercolor International Competition

2020 | 1st Annual Women in Watercolor International Competition


2022 Women in Watercolor Abstract Finalist  

2020 FAA Spring Show 3rd Place 

2019 FAA 1st Place Mixed Media 

2018 FAA 2nd Place Watercolor

2017 Threadless Design Challenge, 1K Grand Prize


2023 Women in Watercolor International Competition Awards Judge 

Romans 11:36

Art Links

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Buffy Kaufman

2023 Upcoming Workshops, Classes, & Demo's 

Watercolor Wednesday's The Green Art House 6/7 & 6/14

June Bloom Watercolor Florals Workshop - Fallbrook School of the Arts 6/23

Watercolor Wednesday's The Green Art House 7/12 & 7/19

Details coming soon! Terracotta Workshop 8/17

Details coming soon! Fallbrook Art Association 10/21

Poured Desertscapes - Coachella Watercolor Society  12/9 -12/10

Details coming soon! Miami Watercolor Society March/2024