Regardless of nature’s temperament – rain, sleet, snow and subzero weather – plein air artists are outside, capturing the landscape on canvass. In this segment we meet Jon Browning, a plein air painter who also has a unique circumstance for he came to art later in life and currently is a practicing criminal law attorney.
On the next Broad & High, we’ll introduce you to Bill Cohen, a folk singer that stays true to the spirit of the 1960s. We’ll also meet an artist with a passion for outdoor paining as well as bring you the sweet and salty sounds of a local all-girl band, The Salty Caramels.
Steven Walker, a well-traveled artist who now lives in Ohio, says the best times of his life were the childhood road trips he took with his family through the countryside of Virginia and his paintings are reminiscent of these times. His landscapes evoke the feelings of discovery that occur around every bend in the road.
The Dublin Arts Council – like all museums and art galleries – serves as a caretaker of the Arts, from paintings to sculptures. But the DAC is home not only to fine art displays, but also fine feline displays. Allow us to introduce you to D’Art, the gallery kitty.
Tim Jaeger wants his paintings to be a verb instead of a noun. With bold brush strokes and vibrant color, the subjects on his canvas are filled with emotion and intensity. Even when they are roosters.
Drawing inspiration from his childhood, his roosters are full of humanity and are garnering attention from collectors.
Artists have been painting rural landscapes for centuries — working outdoors to capture the subtle changes in light and color on fields and farm buildings.
In Yolo County, California, a unique partnership has brought together farmers and artists in encouraging that creative spirit while increasing awareness of environmental protection issues.