Virgia is a member of Oil Painters of America.
Virgia West has been doing art all of her life. While living in Eureka, California she had her own teaching studio/store with many instructors working with her. This afforded her the opportunity to learn many different mediums. Many well-known artists came to her studio, "The Students Gallery", as guest instructors. This was a great learning experience for her as well as the students. She and her husband, Bob, currently reside in Mountain Home, Idaho.
Virgia accepts commission work, painting from your original photographs.
She also teaches art her home studio. See the Classes page for more information on her art classes.
Robert (Bob) West
Robert (Bob) West is a member of Oil Painters of America (OPA), National Oil & Acrylics Painters Society (NOAPS) and California Art Club (CAC).
Robert (Bob) West has been painting in oils for most of his adult life. By trade, he was a helicopter and airplane technician as well as a pilot. This explains his love of painting aviation art. Bob is now a truckdriver for Fed Ex in Mountain Home, Idaho. Bob also has a love for the ocean and sailboats that shows in his seascape paintings.Bob creates original work in oil on canvas. He tries to capture his feelings about the scene he is painting, and in doing so, tell a story that the viewer will respond to. Bob met his wife, and fellow artist Virgia, while pursuing his art in California.
They reside in Mountain Home, Idaho with their two cats.
Bob accepts commission work, painting from your original photographs.