“Miss Mary” & “The Lighthouse” will be at Gallery 510 during Robert Lumpp’s show in July. His acrylic paintings are beautifully framed and ready to be hung in your home. They are priced to sell.
Capt. Robert Lumpp is a native of Mattoon though he did not spend much time there after graduating from high school. He now lives in Effingham.
His varied background includes radio and tv broadcasting, advertising and commercial art. He became involved in river boating in his late thirties and pursued that as a full time career. Lumpp operated passenger vessels in several cities with Hannibal, Missouri, as his headquarters.
Along the way he was involved with fine art, and he studied with artists in Hannibal, Little Rock, Salem, Illinois, and Florida. He was inspired by the American Flag and has also featured paintings of Old Glory. His website is theflagpainter.com.
As July’s featured artist he is showing his beach and water paintings.