MAINE ART PRINTS , WATERCOLOR PAINTINGS BY MAURICE JAKE DAY
Welcome to MauriceJakeDay.com, a website dedicated to the great native Maine painter and beloved watercolor artist Maurice “Jake” Day. Here you can purchase Maine watercolor paintings, and other Maine Art Prints in the many galleries available. Browse Maine Coastal Paintings , Maine Imaginative Paintings and Maine Landscapes Paintings.
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About the Author
He was most famously dispatched to Maine by Walt Disney to find Bambi and Bambi’s birthplace, and to photograph the flora and fauna of the Katahdin region as the backdrop of Disney’s heart rending animated movie. He illustrated for the likes of MGM, Hanna Barbera, Ising, and Disney Studios. He worked with esteemed authors such as Edmund “Ware” Smith, Henry Beston, Elizabeth Coatsworth, and numerous magazines and children’s books.
Jabbed with great wit when sharing his insight as an Editorial and political cartoonist for the Maine Sunday Telegram, and was named the one and only Artist – in – Residence of his much loved playground, Baxter State Park.
Maurice “Jake” Day Crossed mountain ridges and hiked into coastal villages, across solitary islands and secluded meadows gathering inspiration for his captivating land and seascapes and his unique, imaginative art where animals are humorously personified in a variety of human endeavors.