Interview with Belle Meade Framers

As an artist, the number one question I get from collectors is how to frame their painting or print.  From floating frames to traditional, matting to protective glass, there are so many decisions and the process can seem overwhelming.  A few months ago, I needed a few original paintings taken off the stretcher and packaged […]

Makensie and Eli: 18 x 24 inch Live Wedding Painting

Makensie and Eli: 18 x 24 inch Live Wedding Painting

There are weddings, and then there. ARE. WEDDINGS. Makensie and Eli were both glowing and their wedding was breathtaking. On August 5, 2022, the two exchanged vows at Grace Valley Farms in Shelbyville, Tennessee. And then they danced their first and last dance of the special day under an incandescent chandelier with atmospheric string lights […]

Candace and Justin: 30″ x 40″ live wedding painting

Sometimes our world gets smaller and we are all the better for it. I’ve known Candace since the first grade, and so when I had the opportunity to do a live wedding painting at her ceremony, I was so excited. Candace and Justin exchanged their vows in an intimate setting on their peaceful farm in […]

“On the River” O.H. Ingram Whiskey Painting

“On the River” O.H. Ingram Whiskey Painting

I like a good story. And I LOVE painting one. A few months ago, I was turning over the idea of painting a whiskey series. I loved the challenge of telling the whiskey’s story and history through a painting. And then I came across O.H. Ingram Whiskey. Aged on the Mississippi River, this whiskey is […]

“Morning at Troubadour” 36″ x 48″ painting

“Morning at Troubadour” 36″ x 48″ painting

Troubadour Golf and Field is, in a simple word, incredible. Nestled in the rolling hills of Tennessee within an hour drive to Nashville, this Discovery Land Company course has already found its way on the Tennessee golfer’s wishlist of courses to play. The rolling fog meeting the morning sun flares simply sets a dramatic, yet […]

The Fascinating History of Golf Art

The Fascinating History of Golf Art

Golf is one of the oldest sports in the world, and its art has evolved over time to reflect the changing nature of the game. From paintings of aristocrats playing on lush green estates to modern posters advertising PGA Tour events, golf art has always been a fascinating reflection of our culture and society. As […]

“No. 17 and 18 at Pebble Beach”, 36 x 48 oil on canvas

“No. 17 and 18 at Pebble Beach”, 36 x 48 oil on canvas No 17 and 18 at Pebble Beach Golf Links painting, Aimee Smith Studios

There are a few places that hold stories.  Where the air is still heavy and quiet with legends from years ago.  Pebble Beach Golf Links is one of those places.  Golfers new and seasoned hold a firm respect for this course.  This past spring we had the opportunity to fly out for a few reference […]