Painting from Afar, By Jim Swanson

Welcome to Jim Swanson’s Award Winning Painting Project
No one traveler can walk this entire planet alone. With the help of friends, Artist Jim Swanson hopes to take on this challenge through his paintings. A collaboration of creativity involving art, travel and friends, Jim invites you to become part of his painterly journey-to look beyond the edges of the canvas, thr
ough the layers of paint and experience the art of life. Your friendship begins now. Your journey begins here.

The Artist

Jim Swanson

“Winter on Market Street”12”x 16” oil

with Traveler Heather May

“Horse in Oil” selected to be in the 71st Annual Wabash Valley Juried Exhibition

The Artist&The Traveler

A Dog Day Month is Jim Swanson celebrating the life of his Best Friend and studio mate Amber. Every day for a month,  Jim was creating a new dog painting from photo's sent to this website and to him on Facebook.

All the paintings were sold with pets owner  having first rights public at their art exhibit. A big portion of the proceeds went to a local animal shelter. See the paintings here.