On a return trip to my home state of Louisiana I came upon this scene that I’ve witness many times before. What was different this time was that I had been away for so long that this so familiar scene stood out. The late afternoon lighting. The anticipation of the nightly display. The building, the […]
Honored to be included in the annual Arkansas Arts Council’s SWOP (small works on paper) touring exhibit that will be traveling throughout the state in 2018. This painting “Hay Rolls” is a plein air piece done just outside my studio here in Goshen, AR. Thank you Arkansas Arts Council for promoting our work. http://www.arkansasarts.org/Programs/Small-Works-On-Paper/home […]
Had the pleasure again of spending some time at Gaston’s White River Resort this November with my brother-in-law West Hornor from Helena, AR, along with some of his college friends from UoA days. Great food and fellowship shared between some very talented folks. Best of all were stories told after a few adult beverages or […]
If you ever have the opportunity to explore Northwest Arkansas Ozarks one of the most outstanding trout fishing areas is The White River. The water temperature is around 52 degrees due to the fact that it comes from the bottom of the near 200′ deep Beaver and Bull Shoals Reservoirs. On a recent trip to […]
It’s been wonderful living here in Northwest Arkansas and being in such close proximity to so many amazing places to fish and enjoy the healing qualities of “Mother Nature”. These 2 images, top left “Lucky Day” and below “Fishing the White” both 48×48, acrylic on canvas, are inspired by trips to the Buffalo and White […]
If you are in Little Rock please stop by Greg Thompson Fine Art to check out my work as well as the amazing collection of super talented artists they represent. Greg has a wonderful gallery and and is extremely knowledgeable about all things art. Please checkout the link below. http://gregthompsonfineart.com/
As part of an outreach to area businesses, Fayetteville Underground Gallery has initiated a rotating show at the newly established location of the Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber’s new home is located on the Downtown Square. Much thanks to Chamber President Steve Clark and the capable staff at The Fayetteville Chamber for their appreciation […]
Recently completed this panoramic image overlooking the White River as it travels north to Beaver Lake. This a large scale piece 96″x24″ done on raised panel.
Since joining the Plein Air Painters of the Ozarks (PAPO) I have enjoyed our weekly paintouts. So much that I have continued throughout the week as weather permits. Some beautiful vistas here in Northwest Arkansas and hidden beauties around the next bend.
I am honored to have been selected as a participating artist in the upcoming 57th Delta Exhibition at The Arkansas Arts Center in Little Rock. The painting selected “55 Olds 88” is one in a series titled Repurposed Classics. Please check out this link for more information. Hope you can stop by if you are […]