Artist: Martin Shinn
Work: “Kapalua Bay”
Martin Shinn grew up in the South Bay of California and has always had a love of the surrounding beaches and ocean. He enjoys windsurfing on the beaches of California and Hawaii, and equally enjoys painting the beautiful, inspirational coastlines of Laguna, Monterey and Maui.
Martin’s father was a commercial artist, and has enjoyed drawing and painting since he was in grade school. Martin has studied painting with notable artists Marcia Burtt, Cynthia Britain and John Eagle, who have all been invaluable mentors.
Martin’s wife, Teresa, is an accomplished photographer, and they both love being out in nature together, practicing their crafts.