"Most of my work is done PleinAir, on site."
Thomas Buchs - Oil Painting: I attended Layton School of Art and became an Illustrator, creating artwork for advertising by many national and local companies during the last 46 years. During summers I exhibited at Art Fairs and also did Pastel Portraits. Much of my current work is Plein Air Painting ( painting from life outdoors). I try to capture the light and atmosphere of a scene within a...
... few hours. I believe that a painting is not just a two dimensional illusion,but also that of a moment in life, captured by an artist on canvas. I am a founding member of WIPAPA,
(Wisconsin Plein Air Painters) and a member of the League of Milwaukee Artists, Oil Painters of America, and American Impressionist Society .