George Hill Releases New Brown Trout Print

George Hill is an artist we've featured here at MidCurrent for years, and for good reason. His portraits of trout are among my favorite, and even if you don't recognize George's name, I'm sure you'll recognize his work. George has recently announced the release of a new brown trout print - "Bitterroot Brown." It's an 18x24 print on 240 GSM archival paper...

Bri Dostie Art Gallery at FlyFish Journal

Jesse Robbins has put together a wonderful virtual gallery of art from the talented Bri Dostie. Dostie has been fly fishing since she was six years old, something you definitely feel from her artwork. She has an intimate knowledge of her subjects that really comes through, even on the screen. You can view the gallery and learn more about her here.

'For Wild's Sake' Premiere Episode

Chase and Aimee Bartee, the creative minds behind the YouTube channel Tight Loops, have really outdone themselves with their latest project. Dubbed 'For Wild's Sake: The Rare Trout Chronicles,' this episodic series goes into extraordinary detail on some of the rarest salmonids left in America. Personally, I love the deep-dives into history that Chase and...

Bid on Art to Help Henry's Fork Foundation

Outdoor artist Dave Hall has long been involved with raising money for conservation, especially in the Greater Yellowstone area. Hall's latest fundraiser is an auction of one of his original paintings, with all proceeds going directly to the Henry's Fork Foundation. Learn more about the auction here.

New Movie Celebrates Fly Fishing

Amidst the pandemic pandemonium, Aaron Weisblatt - an Oscar-nominated director - released a fantastic documentary about fly fishing's American roots. "Land of Little Rivers" is a thoroughly enjoyable history lesson on how fly fishing started here in the States, as well as a look into those responsible for helping it continue. The film is beautifully shot...

DeYoung Coloring Contest

If you're looking for a great way to stave off cabin fever at the moment, this new contest from the Derek DeYoung Studio is just what you need. Per their website: Download image of your choice at the link Here Print it, Color it, Post it (on Instagram or Facebook) and #deyoungcoloringcontest *At the bottom of your Coloring Page please circle whether you are...

Fisheries Fund Artist Auction

The AFFTA Fisheries Fund Artist Auction closes at the end of the month - and there are still plenty of great items left to bid on. This art features some of the biggest names in fly fishing - including Derek DeYoung. You can check out the auction here, and read on below for more information about the AFFTA Fisheries Fund. The AFFTA Fisheries Fund was...

Podcast: Interview with Tim Johnson

Tim Johnson is one of the most talented artists I've ever had the good pleasure to meet. His art is engrossing, real, and fun - enough so that Orvis features his work on tons of products, including a limited edition line of their Helios 3 rods. Recently, Marvin Cash of The Articulate Fly released a podcast catching up with Tim, discussing art and fly...

Video Hatch: “In Search of Magical Waters”

This film trailer brings art and angling together through the work of painter Adriano Manocchia Manocchia. Via Artful Vagabond.

Video Hatch: “In Search of Magical Waters”

This short teaser for the upcoming short film brings art and angling together, featuring painter Adriano Manocchia.