Painting Noir…recent landscapes. My paintings are priced for emerging collectors while looking for gallery representation, please click here to ask for info. “Mountain Lake #16 54″ x 54”, oil on canvas, Mel Smothers 2016. “Mountain Lake #15 54″ x 54”, oil on canvas, Mel Smothers 2016. “Mountain Lake #14 24″ x 24”, oil
5 Minute Tour of Mel’s Islamorada Studio, February 2015. keep me informed of new work and exhibits…and more images by request……please click
20″ Seatrout,” 9# Temple Fork Outfitters rod, Sage reel, 15 lb test leader with steel tippet, Green Stupid Loopy.
5 Barracuda, 32″ to 28,” 9# G-Loomis rod, Sage reel, 15 lb test leader with steel tippet, Green Stupid Loopy.
Mel Smothers, Everglades National Park, Islamorada, FL. All fish are caught flyfishing. Most are photographed and released. 12-10-13: Last journal entry from Islamorada until spring. An octopus changes colors between the sunlight and shadow under my boat. A video of a run through the mangroves, and the catch of the day, Spanish mackerel and Yellow