Month: October 2013

Celebrating the Sea at Windjammer Arts

Have you ever heard of the Royal Society of Marine Artists? Not many stateside have, but they are based in England and are the foremost marine artists in that country. Their tagline is “Celebrating the Sea” and that they do, with a fervency that rivals any religious group. Since 1939, the group has been at… Read more »

What is Marine Art?

The wild, tempestuous crashing of waves on the open seas, coupled with stark images of a ship’s bow ripping through the waters, makes an original and engaging subject matter for artistic endeavours. Marine art is a form of expression that has been incredibly popular among Western audiences since at least the 17th century. Painters, sculptors,… Read more »