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Crater Lake: Still Waters Run Deep

Crater Lake: Still Waters Run Deep Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 11×17 Oil on Board Framing 3″ dark brown costume frame, 22 K gold leaf on wood name plate, Still Waters Run Deep, Stefan Baumann, Crater Lake National Park 2014 Signed Lower Left – Baumann GV 14      Date Completed: 2014 On Verso Frame inscribed in Pen LR, “Still Waters Run Deep” Stefan Baumann 2014 Artist’s Comments Journal – May 15, 2013 The weather changes rapidly in the high elevations of the Cascades, and even more so at Crater Lake National Park.  What was meant to be a leisurely…

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Yosemite Painting of Half Dome: Echo

Yosemite Painting of Half Dome: Echo, Original Landscape Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 12x 16 Oil on Oil Primed Linen Canvas Stretched on Wood Bars Framing 31/4″ Omega dark Wood with gold Name Plate inscribed Echo, Stefan Baumann, Yosemite National Park Signed Lower Left – Baumann GV in Red Paint   Date Completed: 2014 On Verso Masterpiece C Pro Hand written by the Artist, Echo, Yosemite National Park,  www.StefanBaumann.com, 2014 Artist’s Comment I painted this painting of Half Dome on a plein air journey to Yosemite National Park.  This was the first National Park I visited as a child and I…

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Yellowstone Painting: Equinox Congregation of Bison

Yellowstone Painting: Equinox Congregation of Bison, Original Wildlife Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 12×19 Oil on Oil Primed Linen Canvas Stretched on Wood Bars Framing Framed in 3″ dark wood with gold Signed Lower Right – Baumann  GV in red paint  Date Completed: 2014   Name Plate inscribed, “Equinox Congregation of Bison” – Yellowstone,  Stefan Baumann On Verso Masterpiece C Pro,  Handwritten by the artist: www.StefanBaumann.com,  Yellowstone NP 2014, “Equinox Congregation of Bison”  written on the canvas Lower Left Artist’s Comment I painted this painting of bison on location gathering on a fall day in Yellowstone National Park near Old Faithful…

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Yellowstone Geyser, Opus 1

Yellowstone Geyser: Opus 1 ~ Original Landscape Painting by Stefan Baumann 12×18 Oil on Linen Framing Framed in Gold and Wood Signed Lower Right – Baumann  Monogram GV  Date: 2013 Provenance This painting of a Yellowstone geyser was painted between two storms en plein air in 2013 in Yellowstone National Park. Since this majestic white-cap geyser erupts every 12 hours, I painted the base of the geyser first, then waited for the eruption and captured it as it was happening. Price $2,050 If you wish to acquire this fine original oil painting for your collection of art from the National Parks, please…

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Painting Kings Canyon National Park

Artist Stefan Baumann embarks on one of his most rigorous journeys yet.  He and his crew hike 25 miles and ascend 10,000 feet into the back country of Kings Canyon National Park. Along his journey he sits down with his pack guide, Tim Loverin, whose family has been packing into the region since 1985, Ralph Wass, back country packer in the region, Kate Collins, interpretive ranger for the park, and Joel Despain, park cave specialist. Baumann concludes by painting the backcountry’s Rae Lakes. Continue exploring America’s National Parks with Stefan Baumann! Return to video list Watch on YouTube

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Painting a Geyser in Yosemite National Park, Part 1

“Yellowstone Geyser, Opus 1″ by Stefan Baumann

“Yellowstone Geyser, Opus 1” by  Stefan Baumann Three Keys to Plein Air Success ~ Inspiration, Composition & Color Application, Part 1 When I begin a painting on location, my main objective is to capture the subject in as little time as possible, and when painting a geyser, the pressure to paint fast is even greater. Painting a geyser like one in Yellowstone Park depicted in “Yellowstone Geyser, Opus 1” is quite a challenge, as it only erupts every 12 hours and the burst of water and steam lasts only 2-3 minutes. Capturing the essence of the geyser blowing upwards into…

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