About William Paul Marlette

About The Artist

                William Paul Marlette

~ 40 Plus years as a professional artist

~ Author of 5 Children's Books

~ Published Newspaper Cartoonist

~ Illustrated hundreds upon hundreds of 

   Book Pages                 

~ Fine Art: Oils, Pastels, Acrylics, Conte &       

   Leads, & Stone/Mineral Sculpting

~ Children's Book Illustrator

~ Owner of 13 separate, art related businesses

Rose Quartz Parrot

Rose Quartz Parrot

My hand sculpted Parrot sits atop a large Aquamarine Crystal. Above is my Canvas: 'Tropical Storm'.

Heavenly Feather

Heavenly Feather

My hand carved headboard and Pastel of 'Heavenly Feather'.

Serene and Just Waiting

Serene and Just Waiting

Two of my canvas paintings: 'Serene' and 'Just Waiting'.

Hideaway

Hideaway

My painting: 'Hideaway', positioned at the lakehouse in the foyer.

Flames of Color

Flames of Color

Even our pantry in Findley Lake, NY. is adorned with 'Flames of Color'.

Serene

Serene

Overlooking Lake Erie. I was inspired to paint: 'Serene'.

Living Room

Living Room

In NY. some paintings over the Fireplace and to the side.

Hug an Artist

Hug an Artist

My Art Studio located in Findley Lake, high atop the Cupola.

Amethyst Cathedral

Amethyst Cathedral

My Painting, 'Peaceable Stream' above the Amethyst Cathedral. Assorted Paintings Below...

As a departure from most of today's professional artists... I developed natural drawing skills at an early age, and decided never to be swayed by the traditional erudites of art education.  In short, I dance to my own drummer.  I opt for the non-pretentious beauty of that which touches my soul. I can readily draw or paint anything (an old friend taught me how to close my eyes and visualize the subject matter).  My art precept is simple... "Everything in life is a challenge.  View it this way and it's pan bread, view it that way, and it's sourdough... Just make it work!"

I'm often asked how I display my art in my homes in PA. and NY.  So, I thought that I'd show a few areas here on my website.  Every room of my homes contains my work.  I believe that paintings and sculpting's embellish the personality of any area, and transforms a house into a home.

                                     (click for enlarged image and description...)

 

Barbara's World

My Canvas Painting which is located in a bright reading area, just above one of my gem and mineral fountains. 

 All  Prints, Originals, Illustrations, Cartoons, Caricatures and Sculptures are under the copyright of William Paul Marlette