Jim Wodark

Jim Wodark

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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
8 days ago 
Laguna Bend by Jim Wodark
Oil 8 x 16
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
8 days ago 
Ebony and Ivory by Jim Wodark
Oil 8 x 16
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
8 days ago 
Brown and Black by Jim Wodark
Oil 9 x 12
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
8 days ago 
Friends by Jim Wodark
Oil 10 x 12
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
9 days ago 
Listening by Jim Wodark
Oil 12 x 16
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
10 days ago 
Midnight Pass by Jim Wodark
Oil 12 x 10
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
11 days ago 
Spirit Moon by Jim Wodark
Oil 20 x 16
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
Dune Riders by Jim Wodark
Oil 24 x 36
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
Untitled by Jim Wodark
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
Oak Pasture by Jim Wodark
Oil 8 x 16
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
Golden Passage by Jim Wodark
Oil 10 x 12
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
Quiet Crossing by Jim Wodark
Oil 12 x 12
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
Butte Trail by Jim Wodark
Oil 6 x 12
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
Twilight Moon by Jim Wodark
Oil 8 x 10
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
Shady Rest by Jim Wodark
Oil 8 x 16
 
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Sudy Dressler 2 months ago
Evocative!

 
Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
Telluride Purples by Jim Wodark
Oil 8 x 16
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
3 months ago 
Mesa Rising by Jim Wodark
9 x 12
 
 

 
Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
3 months ago 
Sage and Sand by Jim Wodark
12 x 16
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
3 months ago 
Shadow Rider by Jim Wodark
Oil 12 x 16
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
3 months ago 
Mesa Evening by Jim Wodark
Oil 8 x 10
 
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Jim Wodark Posted Artwork 
3 months ago 
Fall Mount by Jim Wodark
Oil 10 x 12
 
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Representation


Chemers Gallery
Tustin, CA - 714-731-5432

Illume Gallery of Fine Art
St. George, Utah - 801-210-2853

Oh Be Joyful Gallery
Crested Butte, CO - 970-349-5936

The Turquoise Door Gallery
Telluride, Colorado - 970-728-6556

Vanessa Rothe Fine Art Gallery
Laguna Beach, California - 949-280-1555


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Rocky Mountain Study
Posted on 5/28/2015 11:59:28 AM


Biography
Jim Wodark is an award winning plein air artist who was born and raised in Colorado. Throughout childhood, his parents, both artistic in their own right, were incredibly encouraging of his creativity, but drew the line (so to speak) when he filled his 2nd grade teacher's shoes with paint. He went on to earn his Bachelor's degree in Marketing from University of Northern Colorado and attempted to fulfill his passion for art by taking an art class each semester. After several years of working corporate jobs, and trying to fit art around his schedule, it occurred to him that he either was or was not an artist. Luckily for his many fans and patrons, he chose the former. 

He started out putting his keen observation skills and humor to use as a cartoonist. Fourteen years later, attracted to the attitude and economy, He moved to Southern California. He found true love in Julie, now his wife of 23 years, and in fine art, as he began to explore the plein air technique, originally using watercolors and acrylics. "When you grow up in Colorado, it's hard not to love the outdoors. For me, being outside and capturing the light, mood and atmosphere on a canvas for other people to enjoy, is just an incredible feeling." 

His next breakthrough came with the birth of his first child, and his discovery of oil paints as his medium of choice. As his family grew (twin girls!!!) so did his commitment to being a great father, husband and prolific painter, painting out in the field or in the studio every single day. "I paint to express myself. I am compelled to share the inspiration that I feel when I see a beautiful scene, to be inspired and inspire in return. I want to translate the beauty around me [...]

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