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Browsing the "art" Tag

Friday Fish Frame: Bernard Barrios

Bernard Barrios' eclectic style clearly includes street art overtones and a masterful understanding of underwater light. [...]

February 27, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide

News: Mike Stidham earns BTT 2015 artist of year

Few heralded outdoor artists with a bent for painting fish have as a strong background in fly angling as Mike Stidham. [...]

February 2, 2015 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

The Series: Important women in the history of fly fishing; Diane Michelin

Michelin is an angling enthusiast who is inspired by the everyday aspects of fly fishing, and she brings this to each one of her watercolors. [...]

October 24, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Important Women In The History Of Fly Fishing, Slide

Friday Fish Frame: Meet John and Deborah Koch, masters of woodcuts

A reduction woodcut is printed from one block, no matter how many colors are eventually printed. Each color is printed one at a time, from lightest to darkest. Starting with the lightest color, the artist initially prints the entire print [...]

October 17, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

The Series: Important women in the history of fly fishing; Maggie Merriman

Merriman began fly fishing at the age of ten and says, “Fly fishing was as natural as walking and breathing.” Angling was an important part family life - fishing the Gallatin River in Montana [...]

October 16, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Important Women In The History Of Fly Fishing, Slide

The Series: Important women in the history of fly fishing; Mari Lyons

Lyons’s ability to elicit emotion through her art has led to a fulfilling career. Her work is in the permanent collections of the Museum of the City of New York and Rider University, and private and corporate collections [...]

September 19, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Important Women In The History Of Fly Fishing, Slide

Friday Fish Frame: Josi’s known as Catch & Release

They have details and coloring that you might not see immediately. This is where the painting comes into play - the fly angler and the artist swim together. [...]

August 29, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Friday Fish Frame: The whimsical side of artist, Paul Puckett

Today we have decided to focus only on the quirkier side of Paul Puckett's broad array of illustrations. [...]

July 11, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Monday Gear Review: MFC’s River Camo series fly boxes; functional art

I was thrilled a few weeks ago when I had a chance to test out my new River Camo box on some spring creeks in Pennsylvania. [...]

July 7, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Friday Fish Frame: Angela Lenz

Since she had long painted wooden boxes, it was a natural progression to paint bamboo boxes made to hold a fly-fisher's flies [...]

June 20, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Uncategorized