Coasting the Keys

“Coasting the Keys”, 12×16, oil on linen.  Click here for exhibition information:  Marine Masters Exhibition



Siesta Sails

“Siesta Sails”, inspired by a family trip to Siesta Key.  This painting was exhibited in the 34th Annual Spring Exhibition and Sale “Modern Marine Masters” at The Maritime Gallery at Mystic Seaport.  Click here for details:  Events and Shows

Siesta Sails

Back to the Islands

“Back to the Islands” was selected by jury for the 31st Annual International Marine Art Exhibition at the Mystic Seaport Gallery, Mystic, CT.  This annual show celebrates the timeless beauty of the sea in the most comprehensive exhibition of contemporary marine art in the world.

Back to the Islands by artist Brad Betts
Back to the Islands, 16″x20″, oil on canvas by artist Brad Betts

Beach Day on Sanibel

Beach Day on Sanibel, 8″x10″, oil on linen

Island Passage

Island Passage, 14″x18″, oil on linen

Cloud Shadow

On a windy day, I went out painting with my son Ben. Sand was blowing everywhere, including into our paintings which are now permanently textured with sand.

Cloud Shadow, oil on linen, 8″x10″