Ariel Freeman is an award-winning artist in Fredericksburg, Virginia most known for her bold representational watercolors and her pastel paintings in contemporary realism. Her work, which has appeared in many select solo and group exhibitions, has received numerous honors. In addition to teaching painting workshops, she exhibits throughout Northern Virginia as well as daily in her studio at LibertyTown Arts in downtown Fredericksburg. She is also a juried member of the Workhouse Arts Center, a project of the Lorton Arts Foundation. Her paintings have been purchased nationally and internationally by private collectors and are included in the public collection at Stafford Hospital in Virginia.