About Kimberly Dawn

Kimberly Dawn Crowder is a prominent Southern American Folk Artist. She has been painting since she was a child. During her prolific career, Kimberly has created tens-of-thousands of paintings and other mixed-media works of art. She has inspired hundreds of up-and-coming artists along her way.

Although Kimberly Dawn is primarily a painter, she has also dabbled in sculpture, decoupage, stained glass art, and pyro-art. Her work is featured in numerous museums and galleries across the U.S. 

Kimberly Dawn is self-taught and found her niche as a Folk artist when she studied with the late Howard Finster at Paradise Garden in Summerville GA. Paradise Garden is the birthplace of the Southern Folk Art movement. 

Kimberly Dawn spent much of the last 20 years on the art show circuit and painting live at museums and music festivals across the southeastern states. Currently, she makes her home in Savannah, GA. After all of these years, Kimberly Dawn still paints every day!



Kimberly Dawn painting live and a music festival