Lisa R. Burge was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. She attended the University of New Mexico in Taos, New Mexico and Colorado University in Boulder, Colorado where she majored in Fine Art. In 1981, Lisa moved to Taos, NM where she currently lives and has her studio. Her primary focus over the years has been in the area of monoprinting and painting. Lisa has participated in numerous exhibitions and art shows around the country.