Professional Artist Steve Hanks


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Steve Hanks Although teachers often cited his artistic ability, Steve Hanks’ main interest while growing up around southern California was sports. As a young teenager, Hanks pursued surfing and tennis with passion. He eventually tired of a steady diet of competitive tennis, but continued to surf, finding a spiritual connection with the ocean. “Surfing had a strong influence on me,” he says. “The ocean often appears in my work. Living away from it has created a longing that enhances the power and emotions when I paint ocean scenes now.”

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