Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "painting" Tag

Meet Thom Glace, 2018 Artist of the Year

The artist angler experiences fly fishing in equal parts - cerebral and physical. For the angling art admirer it inspires protect and conserve the environment. [...]

January 8, 2019 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

News: AMFF Honors James Prosek With Walton Award

Prosek has never stopped evolving as an artist. His art is now more complex, abstract and challenging. All forms of art are on his horizon [...]

October 28, 2016 News, RECENT, 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

Friday Fish Frame: Meet A. D. Maddox, fly angler, motorcyclist and artist

“Trout are chameleon-like, constantly changing color in and out of water – they represent an intriguing color palette and artistic challenge.” Maddox, self-taught, paints in oil mainly on Belgian linen and develops piece with her layering technique [...]

September 19, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Friday Fish Frame: Jason Mathias

Jason's current fine art compositions are drawn from the extensive experience and underwater digital video he takes while exploring the planet's oceans. [...]

June 27, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Uncategorized

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

Profile: Meet Alexandre L’Heureux, Artiste Canadien

Alex developed a passion for drawing at a very young age, and his travels produced many exciting themes from which to choose. [...]

June 6, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Friday Fish Frame: Derek DeYoung shoots and scores

NHL goalie, Curtis McElhinney, is an avid fly fishing junkie who commisioned Derek DeYoung to create a mask using a brown trout theme. [...]

February 21, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide

Friday Fish Frame: Jeff Kennedy, watercolor master

When he is not out teaching other young trout the delicate ways of the drifting fly, Jeff is in the studio painting and drawing. [...]

January 17, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Friday Fish Frame: Meet Thom Glace, watercolor artist extraordinaire

After 30 or so fish studies, I decided to branch out to the insect world, where I wanted the challenge of the delicate features found in the insect world. [...]

January 10, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide