Born and raised in the beautiful Yakima Valley of Washington in 1962, artist Shawn Phillip Bernier discovered his love of art at the tender age of eight.
In his youth, Shawn spent many hours exploring and sketching the wine producing valley and nearby mountains where he was raised.
A self-taught artist, Shawn later honed his talent during his teens, finalizing his training in his college years. In 1979 he completed his Associates of Arts Degree through the Minneapolis Art Institute. In 1981- 1984 Bellevue Community College on an art scholarship. From 1986 - 1988, Shawn achieved his Bachelor's Degree's at the Minnesota State Universi...