Rick Beck's Profile
Richard Wm. Beck
Richard began his path leading to art with early classes in drafting and design. Work as a photographer for a post card company gave him valuable experience in composition and lighting, as well as, an appreciation for the scenic variety and beauty of Utah. During his 30 year career within the medical device industry he continued to develop his artistic skills by sketching scenes on location as he traveled around the world. Upon retirement in 2003 he began to study and paint seriously. He has studied watercolor with Joseph Alleman, Rachelle Levingston, and Lester Lee. Seminars with noted well-known local talent include Doug Braithwaite, Joseph Alleman, Roland Lee, and Carl Purcell.
Richard is a two star member of the Utah Watercolor Society and also a member of the Sandy Watercolor Club. He has…
- Born on June 11
- Joined December 8, 2008