Artists have found the beauty of the Virgin Islands captivating since the beginning of time. ⛱
While on vacation in 1964, a very talented artist from West Virginia discovered the islands beauty after first visiting St. John.
He fell in love with the West Indies and the many friends he met.
Deep Love for the Islands
In 1965, he moved to St. Croix where he began his prolific second career as watercolor artist. There, he painted some of the prettiest paintings of the islands.
Charles, known by many as Bud spent the next 28 years capturing his deep love of these islands and their people through his dynamic watercolors.
His talent made it easy for him to be a member of both the National Society of Illustrators and the American Watercolor Society.
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*Fine Art America also has a large collecting of his paintings available in various sizes including notecards.