I'm Skip Lawrence, an Artist and Teacher

Skip LawrenceI 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.

Read More

Recent Blog Posts

  1. Quiet Connections

    Quiet Connections   acrylic on canvas 30″ x 30″  

    Read More

  2. The bright side of Covid.

    Well, May is here and hope springs eternal.  I did take advantage of the long periods of time I had to think and paint.  Thinking is the biggest and most important part of creating art. While I do know that painting can be challenging and even frustrating it is a […]

    Read More

  3. Skips’ Famous Maine Workshop 2021, June 28-July3, July 5-9, July 12-16

          For  Complete information go to” dsantarella@icloud.com

    Read More

View All Posts