Angling Art: Holiday Fly-Fishing Works by Bob White

Written and painted by: Bob White
"Christmas Day," Watercolor.
We have featured the gorgeous art of Bob White many times on this blog (see hereherehere, and here, for example), and he was an Orvis News Trout Bum of the Week. He recently posted a wonderful winter scene on Facebook, so I asked if he'd be . . .
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Josh DeSmit: Capturing Chaos, Detail, and Beauty

"Rise, Cutty, Rise!"—Spray paint, oil-based paint pen, stained wood• 20in x 20in • 2013 All artwork by Josh DeSmit
Josh DeSmit is an artist caught between two worlds. He likes to say that he grew up a cidiot ("city" + "idiot") in the Minneapolis area, but was blessed with the retreat of his family’s. . .
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The Healing Fish Art of Ryan Keene

"Two Panel Trout" All works by Ryan Keene
When asked where my art originates, a very specific day always comes to mind. I remember waking up that morning in our old, damp tent in the middle of a forest along the banks of my father’s . . .
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Angling Art: Gorgeous New Works by Galen Mercer

"Setting A Drop, Gaspé," Oil on Canvas, 18″ X 24″, 2017 All paintings by Galen Mercer
Artist Galen Mercer lives along the Battenkill in West Arlington, Vermont. Canadian by birth, he’s the grandson of two painters and the son of another, so it’s kind of in his blood. Here are five of his . . .
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Andrew Thompson: Capturing the Essence of Wilderness

Written by: Andrew Thompson
"Salmon Fishing with Sanford Gifford"—Acrylic on paper, 11 x 14 inches All Paintings by Andrew Thompson 
Editor's note: Wildife artist Andrew Thompson believes that painting at its very best can express the very essence of the wilderness and provide a unique insight into the character and. . .
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Angling Art: Capturing the Moment on Canvas

"Hooked Up" 16x20 Acrylic on canvas Painting by Steve Cobb
A couple weeks ago, I used a great image (below) by my friend Sandy Hays to illustrate a post about how to get your nymphs to the bottom fast. Sandy shot the photo several years ago, . . .
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Screen Stars: Steve Harmston’s Prints of Trout and Salmon

"Trout Colors I," serigraph on archival, recycled paper, 22" X 10" All works by Steve Harmston
When you hear the term “screen printing,” your mind probably goes right to those cool tee shirts you made in art class back in high school. But in the right hands, serigraphy—as the art . . .
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Classic Opinion: Is Fly Fishing an Art?

Izaak Walton  
You often hear folks talking about the art of fly fishing, but do you really think that the sport rises to that level of importance? An English angler once argued the negative position, saying to. . .
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