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 watercolor
workshop instructor and enjoys sharing his watercolor
painting techniques through step
by step tutorials and free
painting lessons. Read Biography about Roland
Lee / Where to buy Roland Lee paintings
Fibonacci Art Gallery Features Roland Lee Paintings
The new watercolor paintings of Utah artist Roland Lee are now on display at Utah's newest and largest art gallery. The new art center features the finest art and wonderful musical events in a huge facility. Fibonacci Art Center - 1495 Black Ridge Drive, St. George, UT 435- 656-3377
Where to See Roland Lee paintings:
On Exhibit Plan to attend the Sears Invitational at Dixie State University Feb 14 through March 30. St. George Art Festival April 18-19. Book signing and Art Show for new book "Art of the National Parks" at Split Rock Gallery April 25-26. 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 and Fibonacci Gallery in St. George, UT.
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.
& Drawing Workshops:
Drawing workshop Mar 13-14. Register Now
Roland offers one two-day workshop a month in St. George UT. See the Workshop page Thurs Fri Mar 13-14. Drawing workshop will explore the techniques Roland uses to complete amazing travel sketchbook drawings in minutes by recording value shapes in pencil. 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's Work on his daily art blog:
up with travels, new works in progress, and studio events
Roland Lee doing a watercolor demonstration at the 2013 Zion National Park Plein Air Art Invitational.
Spring Watercolor Workshop
St. George, Utah
Thurs, Fri April 10-11, 2014
“Letting Watercolor Have its Way”
Watercolor has unique characteristics not found in any other medium. Learn what watercolor does best. Class fee $175
See Workshop page download workshop descriptions
Books and Film Media:
Art of the National Parks. Art Show and Sale to benefit Youth Education Initiative in Zion National Park. 8 artists featured in the new Book will be present for book signing and paint out April 25-26, 2014 at Split Rock Gallery in St. George UT.
3 minute Video Interview with Roland Lee. The Arts to Zion Studio Tour features this new YouTube video interview with Roland Lee in his St. George studio and gallery.
TV Commercial. Roland Lee painting Zion from Grafton Mesa is featured in a new television Commercial for Washington County Utah Travel.
Plein Air Magazine Nov 2013 issue features Thomas Moran Plein Air Show at Zion National Park along with 5-page advertorial featuring Roland's painitng. Ads also in "Southwest Art", "Art Connoussiour" and "Western Art Collector"
Sojourns Magazine. Roland's painting "Where the River Turns" is featured in an article on the history of artists in Zion National Park.
Art of the National Parks. 2013 New coffee table book by Susan Hallston McGarry fatures a five page pictorial of Roland Lee's Zion National Park Paintings.
of Utah's Canyons and DesertsNew book from
Gibbs Smith features Roland Lee painting
of Sanctuary, The Art of Zion National ParkNew
book features Roland Lee paintings and essay
My Solace - 5 minute video interview with Roland Lee in connection with Zion National Park Centennial art exhibit
St. George Magazine Two page feature article in 30th anniversary issue.
Western Art collector Features spotlight on Roland Lee Gallery at Zion National Park, and the Footsteps of Thomas Moran Plein Air Show.
Southwest Art magazine features ad for Roland Lee Gallery
SkyWest Magazine Cover features Roland Lee painting of Zion National Park and article on his paintings of Zion National Park.
watercolor book from Northlight Books includes Roland's
painting "Windmill Skies." .
11 - New Directions: The Best of Watercolor
painting "Reflections of Solitude" was selected
for the 90th annual NWS exhibition. Roland was named a
signature member of the NWS this year.
Art Collector Magazine October 2009
issue features article on Roland Lee and Mission Gallery
ad also featuring Roland Lee's paintings.
Residence at Mesa Verde National ParkRoland
Lee will spend two weeks at Mesa Verde National Park as
Artist in Residence in Oct 2011.
on NPR Roland Lee sketching during
Zion Centennial Tunnel
Walk and quoted on "All Things Considered"
Tutorial at ArtGraphica.net See Roland Lee's
watercolor painting demonstration of Utah snow scene which
was chosen for ArtGraphica's demo of the month.
List of Roland Lee Art Galleries
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