Amazing Surf Paintings By Glenn Francis

May 26, 2012 1 min read

Glenn Francis surf paintings

Glenn Francis  Originally from Corpus Christi, Texas, Glenn now resides in Encinitas California and Costa Rica.  His dramatic paintings capture that special moment in surfing on a perfect day, or as they say in Costa Rica, "pura vida", which translates to a pure moment in life.   Through the years, Glenn has worked in galleries, shaped surfboards, and chased the perfect wave, all the while evolving into one of the most renowned and dynamic surf artists.

steve watts
steve watts

Growing up in South Africa, Steve spent his youth dreaming of far off places. After spending eight years extensively traveling to many of the great surf destinations of the world getting dengue fever, having a near death experience from a falling coconut in mexico, Surviving a 15 foot drop on a handboard on a Nias bomb, jumping from every rock he could find without adequate health insurance. and comprehensively debunking the myth there are no waves in Thailand, even if they are small. He decided it was time for a a degree. Steve Graduated from Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design in London with a degree in product design. He missed his graduation to go surfing in Californian, found a kindred spirit with Venice and never left