Liu Baochun was born in 1932 in Rongcheng, Shandong. He is an Academy Committee member and a research fellow of China National Academy of Painting, president of Shandong Painting Academy, honorary chair of Shandong Province Federation of Literary and Art Circles, and honorary chair of Shandong Artists Association. He is a national top-level artist. He was vice chair of Shandong Federation of Literary and Art Circles and a director of China Artists Association. He graduated from Shandong University of Finance and Economics in 1960.