Amanda Conklin studied painting and received a BFA at Boston University and an MFA at Brooklyn College in New York state.
Her mediums include oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, oil stick, pencil, charcoal. Subject matter in all mediums include portraiture, landscape and still life.
She has exhibited widely and her work is in many private and public collections.
She taught art for many years in Boston, Massachusetts and currently lives in the St. Petersburg area of Florida with her husband, Ron Bitten.