Rock Bass

Rock Bass are warm water fish, This one was caught and released in Lake Adirondack in upstate New York. Pastels are a really good media when depicting the vibrant nuances of shiny, scaly fish, much easier for me to control than watercolor. https://www.dailypaintworks.com/buy/auction/1079279

Pumpkinseed

Pumpkinseed, watercolor, 2018, 6×8″, copyrighted with all rights reserved by Jean Krueger These North American natives are commonly called Pumpkinseeds because of the black flap at the edge of their gills.Lepomis gibbosus is included in the common sunfish family (Centrarchidae). They can grow quite large for a smallish fish (i.e. over 9″) but most that I’ve seenContinue reading “Pumpkinseed”

Comanche Peak

Elevation 11,400 ft.,oil on canvas, 16×12″, 2018, copyrighted with all rights reserved by Jean Krueger It’s late, late summer and I can still hike the eastern foothills of the Rockies. The weather has bee wonderful, warm and all clear cobalt skies. The grasses that thrive at timberline are yellow ochre and white, the evergreens remainContinue reading “Comanche Peak”

Royal Soft Hackle Wet Fly

Royal Soft Hackle Wet Fly, watercolor, 12×9′, Jean Krueger, copyrighted with all rights reserved Royal Soft Hackle Wet Fly is designed an tied by Ted Krueger. It’s made of peacock herl, red chenille and.mallard flank feather, It’s painted ast a scale of 10 to 1.I will discount multiple purchases of trout and lure paintings, Please contactContinue reading “Royal Soft Hackle Wet Fly”

Beaded Bugger – Wet Trout Fly

  Beaded Bugger, watercolor,  9×12″, by Jean Krueger, copyrighted with all rights reserved, 2018 Beaded Bugger is a wet fly jigging under the water when it’s retrieved.. I painted it at a scale of 5:1. It’s designed and tied y Ted Krueger.I will discount multiple purchases of trout and lure paintings, Please contact me. https://www.dailypaintworks.com/buy/auction/808599

Clouser Minnow – Wet Fly

Clouser Minnow, watercolor, 9×12″, by Jean Krueger, copyrighted with all rights reserved, 2018  This fly, designed by Bob Clouser, is used for any fish that’ll eat a minnow, that is bass, trout, pike and their ilk. It’s made from two colors of  deer hair combined with sparkly streamers. It’s inverted, that is it is weighted byContinue reading “Clouser Minnow – Wet Fly”

Stimulator

Stimulator, watercolor, 9×12″, by Jean Krueger, copyrighted with all rights reserved, 2018 ‘Stimulator’ is a classic trout fly pattern. It uses elk hair, wire and colored fiber.I’ve painted this example at a scale of 7 to1.Orivis describes is as an ‘attractor dry fly’ which sits up high on the surface of the water when it’s cast. It canContinue reading “Stimulator”

Spider – Trout Fly

Spider – Trout Fly,  watercolor, 9×12″, 2018 by Jean Krueger copyrighted with all rights reserved Spider – Trout Fly is a wet fly which is weighted by its beaded head and sinks after being cast. It is a classic pattern and is painted at a scale of 5 to 1. Ted Krueger is the tier.Continue reading “Spider – Trout Fly”

Fontinalis

Fontinalis, watercolor, 9×12″, 2018 by Jean Krueger copyrighted with all rights reserved This is named after the scientific mane for ‘Brook Trout’, It’s a wet fly and is shown at 6 times its actual size. Tied and designed byTed Kruger, Troy, NY. https://www.dailypaintworks.com/buy/auction/807558