Michael Chesley Johnson, Fine Art, Landscapes, Seascapes, Maritimes, Paintings, Oil, Pastel

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July 1-31, 2016: Miniatures of Acadia National Park Exhibition - Bar Harbor, Maine
View Michael's 24 paintings of Acadia celebrating the Park's 100th anniversary. Opening reception Friday, July 1, 6-8 pm, Argosy Gallery.
For details: http://www.acadiacentennial2016.org/our-events/miniatures-for-the-centennial/
View the paintings here

I'm proud to announce I am now represented by the best gallery for contemporary art in northern Arizona. Goldenstein Gallery is located at 70 Dry Creek Road, Sedona. www.goldensteinart.com

I've been invited back to the Castine Plein Air Festival for 206. This makes my fourth time. Dates this year are July 21-23, 2016. For full details: http://www.castinearts.org/plein-air-festival/

Once again, I am an Invited Artist for the Grand Canyon Celebration of Art! This will be my fourth time as an invited artist. Dates for this premier 2016 event are September 10-18. For full details: www.grandcanyon.org

I've also been invited back to the Sedona Plein Air Festival. This will be my ninth time as an invited artist. Dates for this special 2016 festival are October 15-22, 2016. For full details: http://www.sedonapleinairfestival.org/

New book! Outdoor Study to Studio: Take Your Plein Air Paintings to the Next Level. I wrote this as a supplement to Backpacker Painting: Outdoors with Oil & Pastel. The book is available in both print and Kindle versions from Amazon.

New DVDS and Video Downloads released via North Light Shop and ArtistsNetwork.tv! Click for details.

I am featured in the September 2013 issue of The Artist's Magazine. Click here to read. (7/24/13) Update: You can also read the magazine's Q&A with Michael here and also an oil painting demo (Grand Canyon) as well as a pastel painting demo (Carmel, CA).

I'm proud to announce that all of my books are now available at Amazon!  You can visit my Amazon author site here to buy the books:  www.amazon.com/author/johnson.

The books are:


( At this point, I only have the paperbacks and a few Kindle versions.  More Kindle versions will be coming once I have time to work out formatting issues.  In the meantime, you can still order digital versions (ePub, PDF) from my Lulu store.)

I am now offering to take my oil and pastel landscape workshops to wherever you want me! If you would like to sponsor a workshop, click here for more information.

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