“On a Flood Tide, Restigouche,” Oil on Canvas, 24″ X 36″, 2016
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. (He’s also . . .
The star of the first episode of Season 2 of the “Find Your Water” series is Josh DeSmit, whom we profiled last summer. Follow him on some fishing adventures, as he discusses the. . .
Biological Regionalism: Arctic Char, Hrutafjardara River, Iceland
All paintings by Alberto Rey
Artist and fly-fishing guide Alberto Rey was born near the Gulf Stream that flows by Havana, Cuba, and he has lived near moving water ever since. After seeking political asylum, his family moved. . .
“One Last Look – Rainbow Trout”
Oil on board by Bob White
Editor’s note: I’ve been friends with Minnesota-based artist Bob White since we first met at a benefit fly-fishing event for St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital in 2007, but I’ve been a fan of his artwork for. . .
“Brown Trout,” ink and pain on Hand Dyed Thai Kozo Chiri paper.
by Michael Reimer
Editor’s note: Here’s the latest installment of a new series on angling art. We’ll try to post a new painting, drawing, or sculpture every Wednesday. If you have any suggestions for artists we might feature, let us know below.
A few years ago, on a cold winter Saturday in Eastern Pennsylvania, Michael Reimer was searching online for some fish art to decorate his office when he came across a Web site dedicated to. . .
“In The Tail Of The Pool, Gaspé,” Oil on Canvas, 22″ X 29″, 2015
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. (He’s also. . .
“Black Walnut Brown Trout”
Artwork and photos by Mark Verna
Western New York artist Mark Verna is inspired by his love for the landscapes of the Finger Lakes and Adirondack regions of the Empire State. He is a wildlife and scenery artist who paints. . .
About 25 years ago, Spokane, Washington-based wildlife artist Deanna Camp was thinking about the “jackalope” genre of art that had flourished in the 1970s, and being a self-described smart. . .
Brook Trout, oil on canvas, 56″ X 48″All paintings by Analee Fuentes
Artist Analee Fuentes makes her home in Oregon, but she attributes her love of brilliant, vibrant colors to her childhood in the Southwest, “where the landscape was a riot of light and color and [her] cultural artifacts (Mexican serapes, textiles and embroidery) were profuse with rich. . .
“Brown Trout,” acrylic on canvas
Paintings by Sarah Lauridsen
Sarah Lauridsen, who lives near the Ottauquechee in central Vermont, is both an avid fly-fisher and artist. Not coincidentally, she has discovered trout to be a favorite subject, both in the. . .