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Gary Spetz's Painting Wild Places

Grand Turk (#507)

Gary sails to and paints a scene from the Caribbean's Grand Turk Island. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: Each scene provides the skillful Spetz with opportunities to share with novice and seasoned painters alike the "why-to's" and "how-to's" of his innovative painting methods. A natural teacher, Spetz's easy-to-follow lessons feature detailed demonstrations, concise explanations and ample step-by-step instructions.

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  • Glacier Bay (#501)

    Gary paints a scene in Alaska and explains what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition. [26 minutes]

  • St. Therese Point (#502)

    Gary sails to and paints a scene from a rocky shoreline, north of Juneau, Alaska. [26 minutes]

  • Ketchikan (#503)

    Gary paints a scene in Alaska and explains what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition. [26 minutes]

  • Totem Park - Sitka (#504)

    Gary paints a scene from this Alaskan park and explains what he looks for in a painting composition. [26 minutes]

  • Hidden Lake (#505)

    Gary hikes to and paints a scene from Montana's Glacier National Park. [26 minutes]

  • Burnt Forest (#506)

    Gary, hikes through and paints a scene from a previously "burnt out" forest. [26 minutes]

  • Tortola (#508)

    Gary sails to and paints a scene from the Caribbean's Tortola Island and explains his steps. [26 minutes]

  • St. Thomas-USVI (#509)

    Gary sails to and paints a scene from the Caribbean's St. Thomas Island and explains his steps. [26 minutes]

  • Half Moon Bay (#510)

    Gary sails to and paints a scene from the Caribbean's Half Moon Bay and explains his steps. [26 minutes]

  • Waimea Canyon-Kauai (#511)

    Gary hikes into the Waimea Canyon and explains what he looks for, in nature, for a painting. [26 minutes]

  • Kilauea Lighthouse-Kauai (#512)

    Gary hikes to the Kilauea Lighthouse and explainshow what he looks for in a painting composition. [26 minutes]

  • Na Pali Coast-Kauai (#513)

    Gary hikes to the Na Pali Coast and explains what he looks for to make a painting composition. [26 minutes]

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