Jim Reams Fishing by the Chalk Bluffs

Jim Reams Fishing by the Chalk BluffsJim Reams, the rod-builder, fishing by the chalk bluffs on Hat Creek, another beautiful western spring Creek in Northern California.

an angle on art

  • By: Bob White
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Jeff Kennedy
Skills in many media

An angle on art

  • By: Bob White
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jSCOTT WELLS IS A GYOTAKU printmaker who works in a technique that few of us have seen and even fewer can pronounce. Until I met Wells, I simply referred to his work as “fish printing.”
However, once you understand the art, the name makes a lot of sense. Gyo, in Japanese, means “fish,” and taku means “rubbing.”

Presentation

  • Photography by: Barry Beck
  • , John Sherman
  • , Zach Matthews
  • , Tosh Brown
  • , Darcy Bacha
  • and Val Atkinson
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Dogs are part of the fly-fishing landscape, and whether they are obedient or delinquent, cute and cuddly, or just hellhounds with a mouthful of teeth, they’re entertaining. And, as long as they aren’t swimming through a prime pool, and instead are waiting patiently on the bank with not a nail dipped in the drink, they make a day on the water that much better.

An Angle on Art

  • By: Bob White
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An Angle on Art

  • By: Bob White
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I’M FASCINATED BY SCULPTURE, particularly when it’s constructed in a medium in which I have little working experience. So it’s no wonder that I’m intrigued by the whimsical and expressive fish studies of sculptor Joel Nelson.

Angle on Art

  • By: Bob White
  • Illustrations by: Rick Harrington
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His landscapes, particularly those with reflected light, create in me the sensation of remembering a dream from which I’ve just awoken. Only the visceral, most essential elements remain, and the extraneous details, which often clutter and confuse, retreat with the dawn. What remains is an impression of the dream, and a record of the memory.

Sporting Life

  • By: John Gierach
  • Illustrations by: Bob White
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sporting life

Ice Out Bozeman

A gathering of fishing guides livin’ the dream.

An Angle On Art

  • By: Bob White
  • Illustrations by: Becca Schlaff
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Becca Schlaff’s Tributes to the Colors of Fish

 

Angle on Art

  • By: Bob White
  • Illustrations by: Travis Sylvester
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Travis Sylvester is the only artist I know who works exclusively in colored pencils, and I must confess . . . I know very little about the medium, or the process he’s chosen.