DescriptionA hand drawn map of the Chesapeake Bay region is illustrated with skipjacks, lighthouses and other characteristics of the area. The pen and ink map has been enhanced with watercolor and a decorative border with nautical ropes and netting.This is a popular gift for people arriving or leaving the region or graduation or retirement presentations or home or office decor.
Sharon Himes, Pocomoke Forest Member Since May 2007 Artist Statement Sharon Himes celebrates nature with watercolor and acrylic paintings of wildflowers and native birds as well as landscapes, seascapes and coastal scenes on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.
Her work was featured in American Artist magazine and is widely collected in the region. The book, 'Watercolor Artists Flower Handbook' includes the chapter: 'Experiencing nature through sketching' by Sharon Himes showing her unique approach to painting.
Original paintings are available through sharonhimes.com site and various galleries and Sharon's woodlandseasons.com blog has her nature commentary.