Alison Goodwin’s work is well known throughout New England, where she has been living and working for the past decade. Since she began painting professionally in 1989, Alison has allowed several cycles to move through her work, and yet her consistent style shows a deliberateness and maturity that call attention to her work.
Alisonn was born in Montreal in 1959. She moved with her family to Portland, Maine, at the age of nine and lived in Portland until 1990. During this time, she summered in Kennebunkport. In 1990, she moved to Cambridge, Massachusetts, where she lived for two years before settling in Montpelier, Vermont. She is the mother of Izabel and Noah and returns to Maine frequently with her family to soak up the salt air.