New Series: “Beach Bums”

Posted on May 11, 2014

New Series: “Beach Bums”

  I am very excited about a new series of paintings featuring the fabulous sights on Fripp Island’s beach.  It is a glorious place for families to enjoy the sun, surf, and tidal pools.  My camera has more reference photos than I have time to develop drawings and paintings.  I am calling this new series “Beach Bums”.  Some will be pen & ink with watercolor and others watercolors alone with the occasional Acrylic. The first in the series is “Making Memories”…a painting of a mother and child playing in the reflective wash of the waves.  I am sure it will stir memories...

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Masterpiece Masquerade

Posted on Dec 15, 2013

Masterpiece Masquerade

  My latest painting is a copy of a Norman Rockwell painting with a slight twist. The original painting, titled “The Artist”, was done in 1938 and shows the young artist wracking his brain in front of his easel for a new idea for the cover of “The Saturday Evening Post”. I have copied every detail except that the cover design in this painting is being done for “The Beaufort Gazette”. My version of “The Artist” was created for a show opening December 9th, 2013 and continuing through January 4, 2014 at the Beaufort Art Association Gallery at...

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New Master Etching Press

Posted on Nov 24, 2012

New Master Etching Press

    ART INSTRUCTION THROUGH BAA STUDIO BEAUFORT ART ASSOCIATION GALLERY 913 BAY STREET, BEAUFORT, SC 29920 Beaufort Art Association is privileged to own a Master Etching Press and to have members with the exceptional talent to teach the many techniques used to create art using the press.  I will be assisting Joan Templer in classes focusing on Monoprint techniques, Intaglio Etchings, Collagraphs, Embossing and Graphite Transfers.  Classes will be held on Dec. 12 & 19, 2012 and January 2 & 9, 2013 from 10 am to 1 pm.  Cost of the class is $160 for the 4 class series. ...

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Annual Spring Show

Posted on Mar 23, 2012

Annual Spring Show

The Annual Spring Show of the Beaufort Art Association opened with the Preview Party last night in Beaufort, SC at the The Loft at Old Bay Market Place on Bay St. The Loft is a spectacular site on the second floor with a roof garden overlooking Bay St. There is elevator access from the lower level arcade. It is just two doors away from BAA’s permanent gallery at 913 Bay Street, so it is very easy to visit both shows. Come and experience on of the best art shows you will see for some time to come. The photo above of “….Just a Bowl of cherries” is of my watercolor that...

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