His detailed landscapes that captivate viewers today evolved from his infinite fascination with the natural world of his youth. His engaging landscapes of the waterways and swamps of North Florida are fast becoming signature pieces appreciated by those who understand the mystical lure of the backwater wilderness, wherever it is found. Many of Keith's oil on canvas paintings embody an exquisite mix of tranquility and vitality. The initial response is a feeling of serenity, but as the viewer spends more time with the painting an intangible life force emanates from the canvas. He captures the mystical beauty of hidden places through his attention to detail and use of unusual color, establishing a unique sense of light and atmosphere. Best known for his signature landscapes, Keith is rapidly obtaining recognition for his sensual figure paintings.
"Around The Bend" – 42" x 42" – Oil on Canvas