My painting called, “Mischief” featuring a couple of cute little raccoons in a drainage grate, has been juried into the 2019 World of Wild Art Show at SLC’s Hogle Zoo. The exhibit will be in the RedeZOO Room, located in the main parking lot on the west end of the lot parking lot, and will… read more
I will again be the feature artist at the Lamplight Art Gallery in Bountiful, Utah during the month of August. A special art reception will be held on Friday, August 12 from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm. The gallery is located at 170 South Main in Bountiful, Utah. I cordially invite you to stop in… read more
Many of you already know that I teach a painting class at the Lamplight Art Gallery (located at 170 South Main in Bountiful, Utah) each Thursday evening from 6:30 to 8:30 pm, but I wanted to get the word out again via my website. Beginners to Intermediate students are welcome. Tuition is $15/session or $60/month.… read more
I am currently exhibiting several of my “animal” paintings at the BDAC (Bountiful Davis Arts Center) in Bountiful, Utah. There are some wonderful pieces on display by some very prominent Utah artists. I am honored to be exhibiting along side such talented folks. I invite all who can to stop by the art center (corner… read more
The Lamplight Art Gallery has asked me to extend my “Featured Artist” Exhibit through the end of September 2015. It seems to be well received and I am honored to extend for another month.
Harmon Art will be the featured artist at the Lamplight Art Gallery (170 S. Main Bountiful, Utah) during the month of August. A reception will be held the evening of Thursday August 13, 6-9 pm at the gallery. To those in the area, please feel free to stop in that night and say, “hi” …… read more
A couple of years ago, my young friend asked if she could do a documentary about me and my art for one of her school projects. I was flattered that she would chose me for her piece. She scheduled some interview time with me at my home studio then came to our classroom at the… read more
Hi Kirt, Last time I looked for Ship Brooklyn pictures, there were none. As a descendant of Brooklyn pioneers (William Evans) and members of the SB society, I’m so happy to have found your picture (which is beautiful by the way)! Who commissioned you and where is the original? I’m wondering if you are a… read more
I just came across your moving and beautiful painting “Simeon and the Savior of the World.” The event you depict is the subject of the Gospel for Sunday, February 2nd. I think you have wonderfully captured Simeon’s longed-for encounter with the Messiah and his joy in knowing that God fulfills all of his promises. I… read more
I just set up my exhibit in the Visitor’s Center at This is the Place Heritage Park in Salt Lake City, Utah. The exhibit features the participating artists with paintings used in the Hawn’s Mill documentary. It will remain open to the public in the upper level Great Room at the Visitor’s Center throughout October. In November, the… read more
I am happy to announce that Harmon Art will have a booth in the Swiss Days Celebration this year in Midway, Utah on the Friday/Saturday of the Labor Day weekend (this year is falls on Aug. 31 and Sept 1). I invite you to visit my booth right next to the “Seasons of the Home” store near the event… read more
I love reading your blog, and keeping up with all your new art! one of my favorite new paintings is “Sittin On The Dock Of The Bay”! I’m a seashore person, so this one really stand out for me! You captured the look and feel of the harbor just perfectly! Great Job!!
I Just wanted to drop a note to let you know that I think your painting of the white swan “Yukon Trumpeter” is gorgeous! It’s very realistic, and I love your use of light and reflection on the water!
Michael’s Arts and Crafts stores in Bountiful and Layton, Utah are now offering classes for beginning painters and have asked me to be their instructor! I am thrilled for the opportunity! We hold classes on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm in the “in-store” classroom of each store, alternating locations each week. … read more
I always enjoy seeing your art. I think the fact that you are still learning is a wonderful personality trait the you have. One of my Five Life Principles is the Principle of Progression. I think as Humans, we have so much un-tapped potential that stays dormant until we make an attempt outside the… read more
I have had fun composing and painting this collection of “minis” over the past few months. Anything less than one square foot in dimention qualifies as a “mini”. They are specially priced right now between $125 and $149 each. These are wonderful little pieces that make great gifts and are just right as accents to your decor!… read more
Kirt the Lord has blessed you with an amazing talent. Your scenes are simply beautiful and are very inspirational. I always look forward to hearing how the motivation comes to you for the next creation. Keep up the great work! Once again, you have put to canvas some real treasures. Flyfishing and skiing are my… read more
I cherish this painting. It looks great in our living room. It will forever be a reminder of the sacred experience of serving at Martin’s Cove. It is also a tribute to my great grandma, Margaret Clegg Barnes, and her parents, Jonathan and Ellen Clegg, who were members of the Martin Handcart Company. But even… read more
PAINTING LESSONS I have been blessed to be able to develop my painting knowledge and skills through the years mostly on my own. Painting has provided opportunities for growth and personal expression that, for me, have been life changing. I would love to share these principles and techniques with you! I am not… read more
I randomly stumbled on your art trying to find a winter background for a work project. Your fence corner with the wagon wheels and the perched bird touched me and I had to look closer. How fun to discover you were an LDS artist with a dazzling array of pieces. I love them all! Every… read more
It has been a pleasure getting to know you as a client and as a friend. I admire you in many ways, and one of those is the feelings that I get when I see your paintings. You have a very wonderful talent for creating emotions from your paintings. For example, when I see “Apples… read more
I thoroughly enjoyed your newsletter. I must say that I love the tomb painting. I have always held dear that the tomb is empty-He is risen! That thought And understanding is what carried me through my second son’s death. He was tragically killed in a dairy accident. I was devastated. One day as Easter was… read more
Wow. You made me cry. I am so touched. The sweet story, the beautiful work, the incredible artist. Thank you for sharing. I for sure would love to have one of your painting in my home. You’re the BEST!!!
Thanks so much for your email. The story about London is so beautiful. God has blessed you with so much & your artwork enriches everyone’s lives. The painting you did for my daughter is in our new house in the English room. The colors are perfect in there. Good luck with all your endeavors.
Thank you so much for including me in your e-mail news letter update. I am so proud of you Kirt for finally making this happen for yourself. You are so talented and I am honored to have one of your paintings hanging up. It is hanging in my mom’s house, English room because it… read more
My husband told me to look at the e-mail you had sent, so I did. I wanted to let you know how touched I was by your stories and your paintings. I appreciate so much the way you express your feelings on how some of your paintings have come together. Thank you so much for sharing your gift with… read more
Both my wife and I want to thank you for the giclee print of “Restoration Morning” that we gave to our Grandma for her 90th birthday. As it turns out Grandma Shelton has been to the sacred grove and had one of her most spiritual experiences of her 90 years in that spot. She was thrilled to say the least,… read more
Good news … I have arranged some special pricing for the following giclee canvas print sizes (if the original print is larger than the size indicated, simply use the conversion chart to determine the right proportion for this new size schedule): New size Conversion from: Price 12″ x 12″ any square format $ 89.00 12″ x 16″ 18″… read more
Giclee prints are archival prints on canvas that I highlight and hand-varnish. Most of my paintings are available in a giclee print. If one of my pieces is not posted as a giclee print, please contact me and I will do my best to produce one for you!
There is no question that art can transform your new home like few other design elements. Hung art defines your personal aesthetic. It is something you will look at every day! Here are a few tips to guide you as you inject your personality into your home. Choose art you love. Don’t worry about matching… read more
Please enjoy browsing my gallery! Harmon Art offers original work, commissions and archival quality reproductions (giclee canvas prints). Greeting cards and calendars are also available. Sure hope you enjoy my site!