Blair Harper was born  in Ojai California in 1976. Art Education includes Santa Barbara City College, Nordhordland Folkehogskule, Norway. Although he enjoys working in his home studio, most of his paintings are done on location in oil. Blair is a member of Southern California Artists Painting for the Environment (S.C.A.P.E) which has raised money to save open spaces including Ellwood Mesa and Douglas Family preserve. He currently lives in Carpinteria Ca.with his wife and two small children.