These days Andrew Peters is known for his luminous interpretations of the American West. With a painterly, impressionistic sensibility, he depicts mountain peaks at daybreak, snow-covered hay bales, and alpine rivers above timberline.
Kim Lordier works in landscapes, depicting the forests, mountains, oceans, and other natural scenes that speak to her in color-rich, painterly oil pastels.
The artist has a knack for capturing the personalities of her furry and feathered subjects with technical dexterity, emotion, and humor, and she knows them all by name.
Now firmly rooted in contemporary realism, Chovanec teaches art at a college near her home in Grand Rapids, MI.
A key moment in the development of Eric Merrel's nocturnes was the realization that, since subjects in the dark all had similar values without much of the contrast one sees by daylight, he had to depict form by using color alone.
If you didn’t know that David Caton was a landscape painter, the first sign you might see of his lifelong, deep connection with nature are the glass cases that hold his extensive collection of seashells from around the world.
Meet four artists who draw inspiration from the western coastline.
Today, still lured by her love for nature, the award-winning pastelist and oil painter frequently works en plein air in the foothills and mountains near her home in Denver.
Sarah Bienvenu has earned a reputation as not only a master of the watercolor medium but also one of the premier portrayers of New Mexico’s vast and varied landscapes.
As she has found her voice over the years, Offutt’s work has blossomed into something intensely personal and expressive.