Ric Dentinger, Watercolorist, is a contemporary realist who paints traditional subjects. Dentinger began his career as a professional illustrator and art director and has worked with such companies as Coca Cola, Michaels Arts and Crafts, Lone Star Beer, Lexus, and Valero Energy. He learned to draw and paint at an early age and was primarily self-taught. Born in La Rochelle France, he traveled Europe and America with his military family eventually settling in San Antonio, Texas. Ric has exhibited in many states throughout the US including California, Texas, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, Florida, Kentucky, and Washington. His work includes architecture, still life, portraits and traditional objects. Ric has been the recipient of many national awards and most recently was featured on the cover of Watercolor Artist Magazine.
Ric paints with Schmincke Horadam watercolors and gouache and endorses their product nationally. He teaches workshops throughout the US.