paints a variety of subjects from landscapes and animals to the figure.
Ben is influenced by the figurative artists of nineteenth century
Europe and Russia and illustrators from the “Golden Age of American
Illustration” like Howard Pyle, Dean Cornwell and Norman Rockwell.
After attending the Watts Atelier in Encinitas as a student for three years and mastering his fine art skills, Ben was asked
to become a teacher. He has been teaching there for over eleven years.
The Blue Azul collection is a wonderful erray of seascapes from all over southern California.
You may view his website at www.benmyoung.com