2016 Artists Overview

Richard Oversmith

Western North Carolina

Returning to Olmsted Plein Air Invitional in 2016. Richard Oversmith participated in J.M. Stringer Gallery’s Earthly Delights in Vero Beach; and his awards include Carmel Plein Air Invitationa Honorable Mention 2012; Cashiers Plein Air Competition Honorable Mention 2012; Battle of the Brush Competition First Place Old Fort, NC in 2011;  Toe River Art Council First Place Annual Paint Out Competition; Easton Plein Air Invitational Best Marine Painting 2010; , and Southern Light Plein Air First Place Paint Out Event in 2010.


Oil Painters of America; American Impressionist Society; Plein Air Painters of the Southeast


Plein Air Magazine Feature, 2015; American Art Collector Magazine ‘Earthly Delights’ January 2015; Plein Air Magazine April/May 2012; Carolina Home and Garden Magazine Feature Summer 2009; Rapid River Magazine Cover and Story 2008, Bold Life Magazine, and American Art Collector Magazine.