Douglas Castleman is an award-winning watercolor and oil painter. He also works as a freelance illustrator and graphic designer. He specializes in landscape, aerospace and marine painting.
Douglas is an artist member of the American Society of Aviation Artists, an artist member of The International Space Artist Society, the Los Angeles Society of Illustrators, as well as local art groups. He has won numerous awards for his art from the various associations, national and international art shows, and the City of Torrance, California, where he resides. Many of his paintings are in private and corporate collections, NASA, and the Pentagon. Douglas has had five solo exhibitions in the Los Angeles area. Since 2000, he has taught watercolor painting for the Yosemite Association, and both oil and watercolor to many private clients. He has been invited to demonstrate both his oil and watercolor techniques to many local art groups.Some of his paintings have been published, probably most notably in the book, “The Best of Watercolor,” from Rockfort Publishing. He has earned a Bachelor Degree in Art from California State University, Northridge and a computer graphics degree and another degree in multi-media from Platt College, Cerritos, California.
He maintains two artist-themed websites, www.DouglasCastleman.com and www.DouglasCastlemanAviationArt.com , where you can view all his latest paintings.