SIDE WALL 1 (5.5x8.5 inches, framed to 12.0x15.0 inches.) Watercolour depicting the side wall of a country store in central Saskatchewan. The soft drink sign on the wall identified the place as a retail location to traffic passing along the road to the right.
Bob Pitzel, is a prairie watercolor artist who lives in the community of Humboldt, in Saskatchewan. He enjoys the strict discipline of watercolor and employs it to depict rural landscapes. His images are of farmyards and aging machinery, the vanishing railway stations, freight trains and rolling stock; along with old commercial structures such as elevators and country stores. These moments in time are captured in a recognizable and realistic style that he is known for... [READ MORE]