A native of Baltimore, Ms. Huppert has studied at the Maryland Institute College of Art, The Towson Fine Art School, Harford Community College and with a variety of professional instructors.
She began painting traditionally in oils but eventually changed her focus to watercolor.
Ms. Huppert began exhibiting her watercolors professionally in 1984 and continued to do so for twelve years. During this time she gained acceptance into many juried competitions and has won numerous awards. She was also an active member of several watercolor societies and helped establish and run a cooperative gallery in Baltimore for four years.
Ms. Huppert has explored three-dimensional media by incorporating painted, collaged papers, found objects, fabric and small sculptures into her work. More recently, her focus has been painting abstract interpretations of the natural world.