Look for paintings by John featured in the new book “The Art of Plein Air Painting” by M. Stephen Doherty

Recent Awards

John picked up several new awards in the past year, including this painting “Marina at Dusk” which took Best of Show at 2017 Plein Air Southwest. Take a look at the others on his biography page.

Instructional DVD

John’s new DVD made its debut at the 2015 Plein Air Convention. It gives great tips on trying to capture the golden hour expressively and with satisfying accuracy. Also available as a download. Click to see a preview and purchase.

Magazine Features

See John’s article in the Dec/Jan 2016 Plein Air Magazine (online edition) about his journey to Italy here.


A new blog, In the Artist Studio, interviewed John about painting nocturnes. Read it here.

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