Richard Schilling

My love affair with watercolor began in elementary school when I was recommended for art instruction at the University of Nebraska. I knew early that I wanted to be an artist. But this was just the beginning of my education. I love watercolor for its luminescent and often spontaneous qualities. It forces me to be transparent—revealing both flaws and successes. My style is usually consistent but not my subjects. I paint only subjects that bring me satisfaction. They become a virtual “Book of Memoirs” . . . each painting a chapter, each chapter a sketchbook.

Silver Aspen
Silver Aspens
Gore Creek
Moraine Park
Autumns Gift

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