Michael graduated from the Maine College of Art in 1980 with a BFA in Painting and the University of Maine Orono with an Art Education Teaching Certificate in 1986, going on to teach in the Indian Island schools in Old Town.He has been the artist in residence in Acadia National Park and will be this years artist in residence in Baxter State Park in the Maine woods. His work is a vivid, intensely-colored and personal view of the world in the woods but he also paints on Monhegan.
Twin Ponds in FallRocky Pond Reflections IIClouds of Katahdin, Katahdin Lake in FallAlpin Glow in FebruaryIncoming Storm Katahdin LakeKatahdin from Barnard OilKatahdin LakeKatahdin from BarnardHolly's Catch,Baxter State Park lrAlpen Glow Full Moon Katahdin OneKatahdin from the SpillwayFebruary KatahdinKatahdin from Millinocket LakeKatahdin from Martin Pond OilTwilight at the Deadwater Katahdin LakeKatahdin from Kidney PondFather and Son RowingHazy Katahdin at Rocky PondKatahdin from Pitcher Plant PondView of Turner Mountain