I'm Skip Lawrence, an Artist and Teacher
I am passionate about art. I love making it, sharing it, talking about it, looking at it, and teaching it. I have been at it since I was twelve and there was never any doubt in my mind that I would spend my life in art. I am very fortunate to be able to say that I have.
I share that with my wife, best friend,artist, Diane Santarella and our dog, Rothko "The Wonder Dog" in our home and studio in rural, central Maryland. When I am not teaching or painting I can be found on a local stream, fly fishing or playing a round of golf or enjoying an exhibit at an art museum.
June 25, 2017
I never know what will catch my eye and initiate a new series. Two metal chairs are the subject of my most recent exploration. I cannot recall where I spotted these particular treasures but my immediate step into this rabbit hole was found to be rewarding. A small sketch of two […]
August 12, 2016
Dianne Schelble’s love affair with Chase’s Market – seen and felt. I have been privileged to share some very special moments with some very special people, artists. Artists who are excited about new awarenesses that move their art to a new level. The most wonderful thing about these moments is […]
August 17, 2015
There are those among us, that in addition to painting on canvas and panel, like the surface of paper. If , like me , you enjoy works on paper, but do not like the need to present these images under glass here is an alternation. The image shown is done […]