Buffalo featured at 2013 Zion Plein Air Art Invitational

Zion National Park Plein Air Art Invitational Poster

   In the Footsteps of Thomas Moran:

[Beyond Reality - (San Martin Trail)]

Watercolor Paintings of Iguazu Falls


In June, 2012 Buffalo traveled to one of the most beautiful places in the world. Read his essay on Iguazu Falls.

Just added: Iguazu Falls Collection. Plein Air watercolors from Iguazu Falls, Brazil & Argentina.

[Best of Show 2011]

Colorado Mountain Plein Air Festival


September 15 - 22 Salida/Buena Vista

Buffalo was Best of Show winner in 2011 and will be judging this year's entries.

Buffalo is offering a watercolor/acrylic workshop September 20. All day, $125.

Read more about the
Colorado Mountain Plein Air Festival.


In the Footsteps of Thomas Moran:


Zion National Park Plein Air Artist Invitational. The event will be held November 4 - 12, 2012.

Buffalo will be performing free demonstrations on Sunday November 11.

The painting at left is from the book: A Century of Sanctuary: The Art of Zion National Park.

Read more about the
Forth Annual Plein Air Artist Invitational at Zion National Park.

2011 Fall Collection - Colorado!

This is a collection of my Plein-Air watercolors done mostly in September and October, 2011. Colorado still is one of my favorite painting locations. If you venture out, you know why I love it here!

View The 2011 Fall Collection

For information and prices on any of these works:
email: or call (303) 646-4062.


West SouthWest Gallery

is featuring

New Works of the West

by master watercolorist

BUFFALO KAPLINSKI



Meet the Artist

Saturday, May 21, 2011 noon - 4:00

and hear about his latest
adventure in plein air painting.

Preview New Works of the West Paintings

West Southwest Gallery
257 Fillmore St, Denver
In the heart of Cherry Creek - 303-321-4139

New paintings - The Cosmic Series!

For a number of years I've been intrigued by the images of the cosmos with views from the Hubble Telescope. If you've seen the images they are spectacular to behold. They really lend themselves for an artist (me) to be inspired to interpret them in watercolor.

View The Cosmic Series

For information on any of these works:
email: or call (303) 646-4062.


Read Buffalo Kaplinski on "The Art of Seeing"

Buffalo in India


"A note on our driver Jack, a very nice person - he caught on to what subjects that I wanted to paint and took me to the best locations - he invited us over for dinner to his house..."

Read the entire 3 part India Travelogue.

And of course, the resulting series of stunning watercolor paintings
Southwestern Paintings    Southwestern Paintings
New Southwestern Paintings Are Here from Colorado and Zion National Park

Check out more India and Southwestern paintings
at the West SouthWest Gallery
in Cherry Creek, Colorado.

Get info on the book: Passionate Landscape.