Thomas Kitts

Thomas Kitts

Artwork

Thomas Kitts
Thomas Jefferson Kitts Thomas is inspired and exhilarated by how light plays across his subject and he has devoted most of his life to capturing it in oil. Thomas prefers to work directly from life for its honesty and immediacy, incorporating many alla prima techniques developed by master artists such as Sargent, Sorolla, and Zorn. Thomas is a signature member of the Laguna Beach Plein Air Painters Association, a member of the Oil Painters of America, American Impressionist Society, and the California Art Club. He travels extensively and maintains a distinguished exhibition history that includes many professional organizations such as the American Impressionist Society, Oil Painters of America and the Arts for the Parks (Top 100). His work is actively collected throughout North America by private and public insititutions. Over the last ten years Thomas has been honored with numerous prestigious awards such as Best of Show (Carmel, CA), Best International Artist (Curacao), Artist Choice (Laguna Beach, CA ), Hamilton Family Foundation Award (Lauguna Beach, CA), First Place (Maryhill Museum, WA), and Best New Artist (Easton MA) and numerous Honorable Mentions. Thomas has also been featured in several issues of PleinAir Magazine and has been named as an Artist to Watch by The Informed Collector. He is also a multiple Raymar Art and PleinAir Magazine Salon Finalist. Thomas was also a guest lecturer at three Plein Air Convention & Expos in Monterey, California. View more of Thomas Jefferson Kitts's Paintings on our marketplace.
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Afore the Wind, 2018
Thomas Kitts

Afore the Wind, 2018

oil

12 x 16 in

End of the Day, Cox Reservation, 2018
Thomas Kitts

End of the Day, Cox Reservation, 2018

oil

12 x 24 in

Moonlight Passage
Thomas Kitts

Moonlight Passage

oil

24 x 30 in

Preparing to Head Out, 2018
Thomas Kitts

Preparing to Head Out, 2018

oil

18 x 24 in

Shady Characters
Thomas Kitts

Shady Characters

12 x 16 in

Dawn at Singing Beach
Thomas Kitts

Dawn at Singing Beach

oil

9 x 12 in

Awaiting Haul-Out
Thomas Kitts

Awaiting Haul-Out

oil

12 x 16 in

Heading Out For The Morning, Gloucester Harbor
Thomas Kitts

Heading Out For The Morning, Gloucester Harbor

oil on linen

20 x 24 in

Morning on Billy's Point - Essex, 2018
Thomas Kitts

Morning on Billy's Point - Essex, 2018

oil

18 x 24 in

Preparing To Paint The Lynx
Thomas Kitts

Preparing To Paint The Lynx

oil

12 x 16 in

Sighting the Line, 2018
Thomas Kitts

Sighting the Line, 2018

oil

16 x 12 in

Casting For Halibut - The Point
Thomas Kitts

Casting For Halibut - The Point

oil on linen

12 x 18 in

Light Breaking on Lanes Cove
Thomas Kitts

Light Breaking on Lanes Cove

oil

16 x 20 in

Night Boat, Gloucester Harbor
Thomas Kitts

Night Boat, Gloucester Harbor

oil on linen

12 x 20 in

Sailing Beyond Land's End
Thomas Kitts

Sailing Beyond Land's End

oil

12 x 16 in

The 'ice' House - Gloucester, 2018
Thomas Kitts

The 'ice' House - Gloucester, 2018

oil

12 x 24 in

Comes with a View
Thomas Kitts

Comes with a View

oil

12 x 16 in

Low Tide in Essex
Thomas Kitts

Low Tide in Essex

oil on linen

24 x 30 in

Paintin' in the Boat Yah'D, 2018
Thomas Kitts

Paintin' in the Boat Yah'D, 2018

oil

6 x 9 in

Sailing Past 10 Pound Island, 2018
Thomas Kitts

Sailing Past 10 Pound Island, 2018

oil

24 x 30 in

Three Boats Waiting for Low TIde
Thomas Kitts

Three Boats Waiting for Low TIde

oil

20 x 24 in

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