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January 30, 2013 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Stefan Baumann or Kris Baxter   800.511.1137 [email protected] [email protected] RED BLUFF, California (January  30, 2014) Local artist Stefan Baumann won a Blue Ribbon and took 1st place in the Painting Division at the Red Bluff Bull & Gelding Sale’s Western Art Show.  His landscape oil painting titled “The Drag Rider” tells the visual story of a rider on horseback rounding up a calf that was lost in the high chaparral.  This painting  dramatically portrays the end of a day in the life of a cowboy with Baumann’s sensitive and effective use of light throughout the painting.  Stefan…

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Location, Location, Location Paint Out

Oaks by the Umpqua, by Sarah F Burns

I participated in my first Plein Air Painting Competition last weekend in Roseburg, Oregon for the Umpqua Valley Arts Association’s Location, Location, Location Paint Out. I was surprised to find myself very, very nervous while painting. I did not bring my camera – ? – what’s wrong with me? – so I have no photos […]

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