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David Flitner

David Flitner

Landscape Oil Painter

David Flitner obtained a degree at the University of Arizona and continued his formal training at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena. Still drawn to the beauty of the Southwest, he returned to Arizona to make his home and continue his studies in art and of nature's landscapes. He was a founding member of the Central Arizona Backpackers Association and backpacked in Arizona for over 15 years, deepening his appreciation and knowledge of the Arizona outback. He?s been a full-time professional artist for more than thirty years.

David is a member of the Oil Painters of America and the Arizona Plein Air Painters. He has shown in one-man and multi-artist shows and his artwork has been represented in fine galleries in Scottsdale, Sedona, Tubac, Wickenburg, Aspen, Santa Fe, Jackson Hole, Monterey and Tucson. David's work has been displayed in Phoenix city government and corporate buildings nationally and can be found in private estate collections, including that of Burt Reynolds. His work has been featured in Arizona Highways, Scottsdale Magazine, Tubac Visitor?s Guide, and SkyWest Magazine.

David is a local instructor of landscape painting classes at the Scottsdale Artists' School in Scottsdale, Arizona. David considers himself on a lifelong journey in art and readily shares his information to help others along their own art paths. He thoroughly enjoys learning about art, teaching art, and talking about art!

You can contact David through his website, www.davidflitner.com