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 Main Street Gallery in Manasquan, NJ and
Bishop's Stock in Snow Hill, MD.



  • Morning Breakers

  • The American
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  • Incoming

  • Morning Walk
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  • Sailing the Bay
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  • Morning Breakers
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  • Morning Low Tide
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  • The Fisherman
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  • Surflight
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  • Dawn of Summer
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  • Slippery When Wet

  • Sunrise Breaker
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  • Low Tide - Cannon Beach

  • Best Buds

  • Eastern Shore Baymen

  • The Salt Marsh

  • Autumn - Stinson Beach

  • Late Winter Sunset

  • Late Day Sail

  • Yosemite Light
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  • Chincoteague Bayman

  • The Jetty
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  • Break of Day
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  • Summer Day
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  • The Swim

  • The Watermen
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  • Summer Evening
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  • Patricia P
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  • Summer Breeze
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  • The Bayman

  • Morning Surf
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  • Morning Storm

  • Morning Light
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Commissioned Work

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



  • Brothers I

  • Web of Life

  • Brothers II

  • On the Lake

  • Sandpipers at Dawn

  • A Vision Realized

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 have taught a variety of drawing and painting classes in the studio of Colorest art supplies in Red Bank, NJ  on a year-round basis. Those classes included:
Painting in Watercolor   •  Techniques with Pencils, Pens and Brushes  •  Creating a Dynamic College Portfolio

Currently there are no classes being held

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.

I primarily work in two mediums - oil and watercolor.

The focus of my work is marine art - mostly the oceans and bays of the mid Atlantic region.

I am a signature member of the ASMA  (American Society of Marine Artists) as well as an official artist for the US Coast Guard.

My original paintings can be seen and purchased privately, in juried shows and exhibits, and through select galleries along the east coast including Main Street Gallery in Manasquan, NJ and Bishop's Stock in Snow Hill, MD. Works have 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 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 - you can email me at kenstetz@aol.com

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