Talbot Hopkins has been drawing and painting commissioned portraits for over twenty-five years. She also paints still-lifes in oil and watercolor.

Beginning her career with works in pencil, Talbot has mastered the media of watercolor, pastel, conte' crayon, and oil. In recent years she has worked mostly in oil and pencil.

Her works can be seen in homes in Seattle, Dallas, Shreveport, New Orleans, and Washington, D.C.