Charles Ash's Profile
Being a native of the desert southwest from Phoenix, Arizona; I developed my art work by traveling around Southern Arizona painting and sketching landscapes, old mining towns, ranch buildings and the like and have been painting professionally since 1987.
My work draws from the Southwest forms, colors and experiences of Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado and Utah; an enjoyment in the act of painting expressing a simpler, more casual approach to life.
I love working quickly with the paint, looking for the spontaity and the “happy accidents” that occur with a rough watercolor paper. My watercolors range from landscapes that expresses the beauty and quiet enjoyment of the Southwest to figurative works that ex¬press a dynamic quality; using the figure as an opportunity to introduce color and motion. I soon realized…
- Born on February 23
- Joined May 11, 2010