Exhibition: Five Days on Monhegan

No one painting can capture the spirit of Monhegan Island.  This collection of paintings and sketches shows glimpses of life on the island, inspired by a five day visit in the summer of 2016.  Read the Artist’s Journal.

Opening Reception: August 26, 2016, 4 – 6 pm at the artist’s studio. Exhibition runs from August 26 to October 2, 2016.

View the exhibition at the artist’s studio and gallery: 30 Van Horn Road, East Boothbay, Maine.


July Show in Boothbay Harbor!

Brad Betts, in collaboration with artists Greg Laderer and Bruce MacDonald, will be exhibiting in a group show at the Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library throughout the month of July.

Please come and meet the artists at the reception on Wednesday July 6, 2016 from 4:30 to 6:30 pm.


Loosestrife on the Shore

Loosestrife on the Shore, 10×8, oil on linen

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Card Cove

Card Cove, 10×8, oil on linen

Card-Cove_webIn spring 2016, the first boat out was this bright green sailboat in Card Cove, off Ocean Point, in East Boothbay, Maine.


Marsh, 8×10, oil on linen

Marsh_webInspired by the view down the marsh, looking toward the morning sun, in Woolwich, Maine.

Wind III

Wind III, 9×12, oil on linen

Wind-with-Flag_webIt was an honor to create this commission as a gift for an air force pilot retiring after 30 years of service!