Rich Fischer made the commitment to learn to paint. Always a doodler, Rich never had any formal training. Inspired and fascinated with Jerry Yarnell’s PBS painting program Rich took his first class with Jerry in April of 2006. Since then with much practice and mentoring by Jerry Yarnell, Rich has been recognized for his artistic talent within the art community and achieved awards with Paint America Top100 in 2009, Paint America Top100 in 2010, Top 100 for Paint the Parks 2010. Today with the support, love and critiquing of his wife Cheryl and Jerry Yarnell, Rich has finally been able to pursue his dream of becoming an artist and is dedicated to fulfilling other people’s passion of art by providing lessons to those who desire to learn the art of creating their own masterpiece. Successfully earning the title of Yarnell Certified Instructor.