About

“Most beginners have the luxury of not really understanding how bad they are.”
David Wells, Australian portrait painter

 

Ben was and always will be an artist at heart. Just hours before he was to deliver the commencement address to his 1966 graduating class from Lexington High School in Lexington, SC he could be found painting the stoic portrait of a blue eyed Siamese cat. (more…)

Landscapes

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Portraits

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Still Life & Other

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“Painting is easy when you don’t know how, but very difficult when you do.”
Edgar Degas, French artist 1834-1917

 

 

STUDIO:

The true pleasure of painting is enhanced when done outdoors, accepting the challenge of capturing the colors and shadows in that moment in time. For those times when painting plein aire is not possible, it helps to have a studio with a view. In this case a perfect north view window to an ever changing lake scene.