All posts by Don Maitz

Long John Silver

Long John Silver pencilLong John Silver

The pencil drawing and the result with watercolor added. Robert Louis Stephenson’s Long John Silver character from “Treasure Island”. An imagined scene of Long John visiting Flint’s treasure before it was moved to the Hispaniola. He is hefting a bag of gold and secreting doubloons in his pocket. The painting is 14″ x 10″ on cold press 300 lb Aches paper.

Maitz Art in 16 th National ASMA Exhibit

Narrow Escape

Narrow Escape has been accepted in The American Society of Marine Artists 16 th National Exhibition, This year an online presentation. Check ASMA website for details:   Narrow Escape is a 14″ x 11″ oil on linen painting inspired by a crossing on a topsail schooner from Key West to the Bahamas,  the waters of the Gulf Stream.