Ju Oshiro has an extensive background studying under masters at the Scottsdale Artist Academy in Arizona , the Watts Atelier in San Diego , the Los Angeles Academy of figurative Art . Ju is currently continuing to hone her skills at the Russian Art Academy in Florence . Her works have been showcased for competition in such a venues as the 2014 the Scottsdale Artist Academy’s Best & Brightest .
Her painting “ Living water “ was placed in the Portrait Society Of America 2014
members only competition as well as being a finalist in the ARC salon competition.
At the Russian Academy, Ju was awarded in 2017 Spring Term “ Best in the Class”
She is member of the Portrait Society of America and Art Renewal Center International .