All posts by Don Maitz

“The Reaper” Accepted as a Finalist in the 14 Annual Art Renewal Center Salon Competition

“The Reaper ” an 18″x 32″ oil on panel allegoric painting inspired by Stephen King’s novel  The Stand, has been accepted into the ARC’s  Annual International Salon Competition,  This is the 8 th year in a row an  “A -Maitz- ing ” painting has been part of the selected works in this prestigious show. <>

Failed Birdnapper

I just finished a small 12” x 9” oil begun on location and finished in the  studio with additional research. It is of a sea rover who is attempting to recapture parakeets that got loose, originally taken from Australia. The idea that world travelers have been “migrating” species by virtue of their maritime travels for centuries was the inspiration for the final painting.

Bud Plant Best Seller list

Bud Plant ( listed their best selling items for 2017 and Illustration Magazine  #55 containing the feature on my art was on the list. I believe copies are still available. Illustration Magazine #55, © 2017 by Dan Zimmer / The Illustrated Press, Inc.