Katalay.net

Realistic Watercolor Paintings By Steve Hanks

0 1.544

Realistic Watercolor Paintings By Steve Hanks

Steve Hanks is recognized as one of the best watercolor artists working today. The detail, color and realism of Steve Hankspaintings are unheard of in this difficult medium. A softly worn patterned quilt, the play of light on the thin veil of surf on sand, or the delicate expression of a child — Steve Hanks captures these patterns of life better than anyone. Steve Hanks was born into a military family in San Diego in 1949. His father was a highly decorated WWII Navy flyer. Steve Hanks grew up playing tennis and surfing along the beaches of Southern California. “The ocean made a strong and lasting impression on me. It was good for the soul to be out in the water — surfing, swimming, or simply getting in touch with its mysterious power.”The family was transferred to New Mexico when Steve was a junior. After high school he attended the Academy of Fine Arts in San Francisco, earning excellent marks in commercial art and figure drawing. He transferred to the California College of Arts and Crafts, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.

Brave Browser
Write a Review

Facebook Comments

Booking.com

Recent Posts

Japanese Girl By By Osamu Obi, Oil PaintingJapanese Girl By Osamu Obi, Oil Painting

Osamu Obi is a Japanese painter who’s born in Kanagawa,...

0 59
The Large Bathers By Paul Cézanne, Oil PaintingThe Large Bathers By Paul Cézanne, Oil Painting

"The Large Bathers" by Paul Cézanne is a reinterpretati...

0 42
Madame Moitessier By Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, Oil PaintingMadame Moitessier By Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, Oil Painting

Madame Moitessier by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres is a...

0 57

Most Read

Istanbul By Remzi Taskiran, Oil PaintingIstanbul By Remzi Taskiran, Oil Painting

Istanbul By Remzi Taskiran, Oil Painting

0 6.143
Acrylic Painting By Justyna KopaniaSailing Boat By Justyna Kopania, Oil Painting

My name is Justyna Kopania. I am a painter. Art is my a...

1 3.314
Istanbul By Remzi Taskiran, Oil PaintingOld Istanbul By Remzi Taskiran, Oil Painting

Turkish painter Ramzi Taskiran /Remzi Taşkıran, was bor...

0 2.701

Popular Posts

Acrylic Painting By Justyna KopaniaSailing Boat By Justyna Kopania, Oil Painting

My name is Justyna Kopania. I am a painter. Art is my a...

1 3.314
Toronto By Jay Alam, WatercolorToronto By Jay Alam, Watercolor

Toronto By Jay Alam, Watercolor

1 1.187
Boy In The Rain By Kiera MaloneBoy In The Rain By Kiera Malone

Dreams of love, tenderness, innocence, kindness, sensit...

1 1.224

Donate

Tags