Watercolor Paintings by Roland
A signature member of the National Watercolor Society, Roland Lee has become
internationally recognized for his transparent watercolor paintings of the Southwest, rural America, and European landscapes.
His watercolor landscape paintings are now in over 1,000
museum, university, corporate, and private art
collections throughout the world. Roland Lee is also a popular
workshop instructor and enjoys sharing his watercolor
painting techniques through step
by step tutorials and free
painting lessons. Read Biography of Roland
Lee / Where to buy Roland Lee paintings
Paintings Sold at Zion National Park Plein Air Show
Roland Lee sold 12 paintings at the Zion Plein Air Invitational. 24 artists painted for a week in Zion and each did a painting demo for the eager audiences, and sold their work at the wet-paint sales and auction.
Where to See Roland Lee paintings:
On Exhibit New Roland Lee paintings of England and Europe are on display at the Roland Lee Gallery and his paintings of Zion National Park are at LaFave Gallery in Springdale, UT. He recently competed in the fifth annual "Footsteps of Thomas Moran Plein Air event" in Zion National Park and during the Quick-draw event at the Kayenta Art Festival.
Free on-line Watercolor Lessons:
New watercolor painting
40 free painting demonstrations:
1-In his January class Roland demonstrates how
to paint three snow scenes 2-See
how Roland uses a view finder to quickly select his painting
subjects when plein
air painting in Zion National Park. See how Roland paints a river scene in Zion National Park step by step. Or take a class from Roland and learn his techniques in person.
Next workshop Dec 5-6, 2013. Register Now
Roland offers one two-day workshop a month in St. George UT. See the Workshop page Thurs, Fri Dec 5-6, 2013 “Keys to Watercolor in Miniature” – Roland will theme this workshop on making small paintings. He will address why small paintings are fun, and participants will leave with a few finished paintings perfect for the gift-giving season. We will paint in the studio. Class fee $175
LaFave Gallery at Zion
Zion Paintings on display
Roland Lee's original paintings of Zion National Park are on display at the beautiful LaFave Gallery in SpringdaleUT at the entrance to Zion National Park. Director Kathy LaFave will be happy to show Roland's new paintings. This fabulous new gallery is one of the finest in the state of Utah and is situated beneath Zion's massive cliffs. No visit to Zion is complete without a stop at LaFave's.
Roland Lee's Art in The News
New Book: Art of the National Parks Roland Lee's paintings of Zion National Park are featured in a gorgeous new coffee table book "Art of the national Parks" by Susan Halston McGarry released July 2013 from Fresco Publishing. The book features some of the nation's top landscape artists. New YouTube Video Roland is interviewed in this new 3-minute interview for the Arts to Zion Studio Tour.
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Roland Lee sketching on location in Rothenburg Germany July 2013
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