Berit Jackson born in Stavanger Norway moved to Panama City in 1978 then settled in Jackson County in 1981.
A self-taught artist she has created various arts and crafts most of her life.
For many years she painted traditional Norwegian Rosemaling, but seeking new challenges she began experimenting with landscapes.
She has been an active member of The Artist Guild of Northwest Florida since 2007. Berit won the People’s Choice Runner-up award at the 2011 for her “Field of Daffodils”
She is again in The Artist Guild of Northwest Florida spotlight as winner of the 2013 Sunday Afternoon with the Arts Poster Contest with her submission titled “Orange Blossoms”