places of interest and brings the photos to his studio in Auburn,
Maine, where he visualizes his painting from the photo. He begins
his work by sketching, in detail with pencil. Denis then paints
in watercolor, with a combination of techniques to achieve a
strong image. He uses transparent and opaque paint to maintain
a unique look.
by Andrew Wyeth, Denis is self taught which has enabled him to
remain true to his own style without influence from other artists.
Since 1995, when
Denis began entering art shows, he has won numerous awards. Most
of the art shows he attends are in the New England area, but
he also attends shows in other parts of the country, as far away
as Florida. When not on the road attending shows, (the winter
months) Denis spends his time on commission work, for clients,
which have arranged for a specific painting of their choice.
Usually, a photograph of their home, or place of interest to
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"Northeast Shore" - 17"
"Queen Anne's Lace" - 12"
"The Birch" - 14"
"The Park II" - 21"