Mark Mehaffey

Mark Mehaffey

Internationally recognized artist Mark E Mehaffey is a signature member of the American Watercolor Society; Dolphin Fellow, the National Watercolor Society, Watercolor USA Honor Society, the Transparent Watercolor Society of America; Signature Life Member – Master Status and Distinguished Master, Watercolor West, the Rocky Mountain Watermedia Society, the Louisiana Watercolor Society; Signature Life Member, the International Society of Experimental Artists, Signature Life Member and the International Society of Acrylic Painters.

Mehaffey has won major awards in juried exhibitions internationally including the Silver Medal of Honor (twice) and the Arches Paper Co Award from the American Watercolor Society, the Beverly Green Memorial Purchase Award from the National Watercolor Society, M. Grumbacher Gold Medal from Allied Artists of America, the Skyledge Award from TWSA, Biennial Award from the 2010 Shanghai Zhoujiajiao International Biennial Watercolor Exhibition, Best of Show from the San Diego Watercolor Society and guest artist for the Salon De L’Aquarelle 2015, Antwerp, Belgium. In 2016 Mark was honored with the new designation of ‘Distinguished Master’ by the Transparent Watercolor Society of America for having over 20 total paintings accepted.

He wrote “Creative Watercolor Workshop”, published in 2005 and it was rereleased as “Creative Watercolor and Acrylic Workshop” in 2013 published by Northlight Publishing. Mark has also created twelve instructional videos. He has appeared in many publications. He was featured in “Masters of Watercolor” written by Konstantin Sterkhov and “Inspirations & Technical Breakthroughs: Secrets from the Contemporary International Watercolor Masters Volume 1” written by Zhou Tianya & Ruan Hoe.

Mehaffey’s paintings are included in corporate public and private collections including Blue Cross Blue Shield and The Arches Paper Co., USA. His work is included in the permanent collections of transparent watercolors at the Neville Public Museum, Green Bay, Wisconsin, the Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, Michigan, the National Watercolor Museum of Mexico City, Mexico City, Mexico, Quanhua Watercolor Art Gallery, Zhoujiajiao, China and the Dachong Art Gallery, Zhongshan, China.

Mark is a popular juror, workshop instructor and lecturer.

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  • Dawn by Mark Mehaffey

    $650.00

    The striking sky in “Dawn,” by Mark Mehaffey will make a statement in your home or office with its detailed brushwork offering drama, texture, and an array of color.

  • East Into the Light by Mark Mehaffey

    $1,200.00

    With brush strokes that capture an afternoon wind, Mark Mehaffey celebrates the onset of Fall in this plein air painting.

  • Morning Reflections by Mark Mehaffey

    $400.00

    A colorful reflection from the plein air perspective of Mark Mehaffey; “Morning Reflections” is a charmer in a small package.

  • Peaceful Afternoon by Mark Mehaffey

    $400.00

    Small, but engaging with thick brush strokes from a colorful palette, Mark Mehaffey brings, “Peaceful Afternoon.”

  • Summer Fields by Mark Mehaffey

    $475.00

    Dramatic, but endearing is Mark Mehaffey’s, “Summer Fields.”

  • Summer Iris by Mark Mehaffey

    $400.00

    Elegant with detail to match is Mark Mehaffey’s, “Summer Iris.”

  • Summer Oak by Mark Mehaffey

    $575.00

    Earth tones in the warm light makes for a very special capture via plein air technique in “Summer Oak,” by Mark Mehaffey

  • Summer Wheat #2 by Mark Mehaffey

    $400.00

    Equally as bright and inviting as it’s companion piece, “Summer Wheat,” is this serene homage to farmland in, “Summer Wheat #2.”

  • Summer Wheat by Mark Mehaffey

    $400.00

    Bright and asking to be run through is “Summer Wheat,” by Mark Mehaffey.

  • Tractor in the Morning Light #3 by Mark Mehaffey

    $400.00

    It is difficult to capture the morning haze before the sun fully rises, but Mark Mehaffey proves his expert skills with “Tractor in the Morning Light #3.”

  • Tractor in the Morning Light #4 by Mark Mehaffey

    $400.00

    From a series of plein air morning perspectives, Mark Mehaffey offers a soft palette and bucolic feel with “Tractor in the Morning #4.”

  • Tropical Winds by Mark Mehaffey

    $400.00

    Warm sun, warm breeze caught from the plein air mastery of Mark Mehaffey.

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