Shilstone vs. Pleissner – You Be The Judge

March 25, 2021
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In the realm of Sporting Art Watercolors, Arthur Shilstone is considered by most to be the legitimate successor to Ogden Pleissner. The comparisons are many and accurate and most in the Sporting world support this claim. Let’s look at the facts: Shilstone – Born 1922, lived to just shy of his 98th Birthday in 2020.…

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Artist Spotlight: Mark Susinno

February 3, 2021
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“It’s not the raw material itself, but its emotional and creative effect that has his attention. Each canvas is a new journey into his own emotions and creativity, fueled by his pursuit of fish and the beautiful surroundings – both above water and below – in which he finds them.” Since winning the 1986 Maryland…

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Sportsman’s Palette Interviews Peter Joslin

January 26, 2021
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Last week we got caught up with Vermont artist Peter Joslin, who has been busy recently creating beautiful new landscape works for Fisher Stillman – head over to his page here to check them out, and inquire here!  Keep scrolling to read our conversation with the artist:  Sportsman’s Palette: What’s your favorite thing about living…

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A Sense of Place | A Place to be Sensed: Vol. 6 – Winter Sporting Wonderland

December 18, 2020
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Arthur Shilstone’s prolific career as a Master of Sporting Art produced a vast and diverse inventory of watercolor sporting scenes. Any Sporting Art enthusiast can find their sense of place within his body of work. With such a large inventory, however, we recognize the potential challenge of pinpointing that one exact scene (or 2, or…

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Two New Leteliers for December

December 10, 2020
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Our wonderful artist Sebastián Letelier, all the way from Chile, has been hard at work this season guiding, fly tying, and creating some wonderful new art for you! We just got ahold of two new pieces from him, the first titled Angler at Casting Platform, Stryn River (Telegen Pool), and the second titled Playing A…

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A Sense of Place | A Place to be Sensed: Vol. 5 – Sportsman in Action

November 18, 2020
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Arthur Shilstone’s prolific career as a Master of Sporting Art produced a vast and diverse inventory of watercolor sporting scenes. Any Sporting Art enthusiast can find their sense of place within his body of work. With such a large inventory, however, we recognize the potential challenge of pinpointing that one exact scene (or 2, or…

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Sportsman’s Best Friend

November 14, 2020
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We’re told that the sporting partnership between humans and dogs developed thousands of years ago, and stemmed from a deep bond of affection. Over the years, humans clearly felt this connection to be strong and significant enough to not only welcome dogs into our homes as domestic pets, but also to include their likenesses in…

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Sneak Peek – Keith Cardnell’s Sunset

November 11, 2020
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Happy Wednesday! We have a third sneak peek at Keith Cardnell’s latest masterpiece to get you over the hump. Take some time to bask in the glory that is this sunset – none of Cardnell’s sporting paintings to date have featured a sunset, so we are incredibly excited to see this new feature in his…

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A Sense of Place | A Place to be Sensed: Vol. 4 – Moody November

November 9, 2020
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Arthur Shilstone’s prolific career as a Master of Sporting Art produced a vast and diverse inventory of watercolor sporting scenes. Any Sporting Art enthusiast can find their sense of place within his body of work. With such a large inventory, however, we recognize the potential challenge of pinpointing that one exact scene (or 2, or…

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Sneak Peek – Keith Cardnell’s Newest Guide

November 2, 2020
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Here we go again – Sneak Peek #2 at Keith Cardnell’s latest masterpiece. Last week we showed you the angler, and this week, fittingly, you’ll get a peek at the guide. While there’s nothing dramatically different between angler and guide in this piece at its current state, we hope this second sneak peek gives you…

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