Born Loren Bobenchik from Carteret New Jersey she is classically- trained, having graduated from the Du Cret School of the Arts in Plainfield New Jersey with a degree in Fine Art. She graduated with a degree in Fine Art. Loren furthered her education by attending the National Academy of Fine Arts and Design, and later at the Art Students League, both located in New York City. Loren is an award winning artist best noted for her bold still life paintings, vivid floral compositions, luscious fruits and vegetables and dramatic life drawings. She has won numerous awards in regional juried competitions and has participated in national shows where her work has been highly regarded. Loren is also included in many private and corporate collections across the country. She is a Member of Oil Painters of America, the American Society of Traditional Artists and the International Guild of Realism.