Keith Batcheller graduated with honors from Art Center College of Design. He attended graduate studies in Westport Connecticut where he studied with illustrators Mark English, Bernie Fuchs , and Bob Peak.. Keith began his professional career in New York City. For more than 30 years Keith has worked world wide for many major clients creating illustrations for advertising, publishing, and movie posters for many of the hollywood studios. Keith also has done over 50 movies posters for Walt Disney. As a representative of the Society of Illustrators, Keith has traveled to many of the U.S. Air Force bases here and abroad and has done sixteen paintings for the United States Air Force Art Collection. In 2013 the Air Force picked five of Keith's paintings for a year long exhibition the will be in the Pentagon in Washington D.C. Keith served as Show Chairman for the 50th Annual Society of Illustrators West Show. In resent years Keith has turned his efforts to the sale of his original oil paintings and limited edition prints for galleries and exhibitions. Keith won the Gold medal for best oil painting at the San Dimas 37th Annual Exhibition of Western Art in April 2013.