Fine Art

Oil on canvas • Watercolor on paper

The paintings shown here are a representation of a body of work that I am constantly adding to. These works can be seen and purchased privately, in juried shows, and in select galleries including North End Trilogy in Barnegat Light, NJ.



  • The Fisherman
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  • Heading Home
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  • Surflight
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  • The Flight Home

  • Morning Walk
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  • Early Morning Light

  • On the Merced

  • Summer Evening
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  • The Salt Marsh

  • The Sand

  • Late Winter Sunset

  • Break of Day

  • Winter, Frog Pond

  • Summer Breeze
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  • Whitewater
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  • The Bayman

  • Morning Storm

  • Morning Surf
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  • Patricia P
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  • Summer Sunrise

  • Summer Monterey

  • Morning Sunlight
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  • Sandbar Breaker
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  • Snow Hill Sunset

  • Baltimore Schooner
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  • The Piano Bar

  • Midwinter Light
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Commissioned Work

I have received private and public commissions as well as commissions from businesses.



  • A Vision Realized

  • Brothers I

  • Brothers II

  • Trek Bicycle Store

  • The Sand

  • Holly

Published Work

Over the years, many of my drawings and paintings have appeared on the pages of books and magazines through publishers that include; Herald Press, Epic Publishing, Boyds Mills Press, Steck-Vaughn, McGraw/Hill, Harcourt, Lerner Publishing, and Highlights for Children.



  • First Men on the Moon

  • Recovery Along the River II

  • Memorial Day

  • Christmas Tails

  • High Flying Flag

  • Divers II

Classes & Workshops

I teach a variety of drawing and painting classes in the studio of Colorest art supplies in Red Bank, NJ  on a year-round basis. My current list of classes are:
Painting in Watercolor - Mon morning, 10 am - 12 noon • Tues Evening, 7 pm - 9 pm
All Things Pencil - Mon afternoon, 1 pm - 3 pm
Techniques with Pencils, Pens and Brushes - Thurs morning, 10 am - 12 noon
Creating a Dynamic College Portfolio - Thurs afternoon, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Creating Original art from the People and Places around us (pencils to paintbrushes techniques) - Thurs evening, 7 pm - 9 pm

Separate from my class schedule I present workshops and demonstrations in private studios and for art organizations.



  • Painting in Watercolor
    Painting in Watercolor

  • Painting in Watercolor

  • Painting in Watercolor

  • Techniques with Pencils, Pens and Brushes
    Techniques with Pencils, Pens and Brushes

  • Techniques with Pencils, Pens & Brushes

  • Techniques with Pencils, Pens and Brushes

  • College Portfolio Class
    College Portfolio Class

  • College Portfolio Class

  • College Portfolio Class

  • Watercolor Workshop
    Watercolor Workshop

  • Watercolor Workshop

  • Watercolor Workshop

  • Watercolor Demo
    Watercolor Demo

  • Watercolor Demo

  • Watercolor demo

About

I am a visual artist working professionally in the heart of the New Jersey shore.

My work is seen and sold in juried shows and exhibits, and through galleries along the east coast. This work has been purchased by and commissions have been received from private collectors, businesses, and corporations. A number of works have been reproduced as signed and numbered giclée prints. These prints have been purchased privately and by organizations including AtlantiCare Healing Arts Foundation.

I have created drawings and paintings for a wide range of magazine and book publishers. My work is seen in trade magazines, school books, paperback books, children’s magazines and children’s books.

I teach drawing and painting classes, and workshops on an ongoing basis through private studios and arts organizations.



  • Manasquan Reservoir Environmental Center Mural

  • Sailing the Chincoteague bay

  • A Vision Realized


Contact

If you are interested in my work - original paintings, signed and numbered giclées, discussing a potential commission, or would like info on classes, demos and workshops - feel free to call me at 732.774.3972. If I'm out, leave a message. I welcome all inquiries and will be happy to return your call.
If you prefer email, you can contact me at kenstetz@aol.com

For more detailed info on my Colorest classes - visit colorestartsupplies.com