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Art Enthusiasts and Collectors!

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            Welcome Friends and Art Collectors!   Thank you for following us over the years!  We are grateful for an amazing 2018 with Cliff’s art being selected in 10 juried National and International art shows, and being honored as a “Master” Watercolor Artist by Watercolor West!  Cliff was invited to show and sell his watercolor at the 108th Gold Medal Exhibition which was held at the Pasadena Art Museum in March 2019 and also attended the Cattlemen’s Western Art Show in March and the San Dimas Festival of Art in April.  Cliff enjoys winning awards and was happily surprised to receive the Gold Medal in Watercolor by the San Dimas Festival of Art for a 4th year on April 26, 2019 (see “Winning Awards” in the above section).

              Here are several art exhibitions planned for 2019 thus far...and more coming soon...

  1. 1.  Jan. 17, 2019-May 19, 2019 the California Art Club Exhibition called “California Spring” will be at their Gallery at 1120 Old Mill Rd in San Marino, CA.  Cliff’s watercolor “Desert Gold in Joshua Tree” was juried in this show. 

  2. 2.  Cliff was also juried in he next exhibit at the California Art Club Gallery “Summer Impressions:  Painting the American Landscape” which will be held on May 21st through Sept. 8th, 2019.  His new watercolor of our trip to Arches National Park will be available for purchase!  

  3. 3. Two other watercolor paintings were also juried in the American Plains Signature Exhibition from May 4th-June 29th at the Museum of Western Art, 1550 Bandera Highway in Kerrville, Texas, 78028.  Cliff will be happy to share information about these two unique watercolor paintings.  Please feel free to email us or text us at (760) 228 1184. 

  4. 4. The American Impressionists Society announced that Cliff’s watercolor of Half Dome in Winter was selected for their Small Works Exhibition at the Crooked Tree Art Center in Petroskey, Michigan.  For more information, please contact Cliff at (760) 228 1184.  Thank you.

    We will update this section with future art shows where you can view and purchase Cliff’s art.

    For more information and images of Cliff’s original paintings, please check the top section for Watercolors, Oils and Prints.  Ask about our “no interest layaway plan” for purchasing original works.  Cliff can be contacted by phone or text at (760) 228 1184 or email us at