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National marine art exhibition visits Williamsburg

National marine art exhibition visits Williamsburg

There's something about the sea.

Though Kim Shaklee grew up in the land-locked state of Colorado, something about the sea and the life within it always fascinated her.

A sculptor for 27 years, Shaklee's art gravitates toward marine subjects, and she currently presides over the American Society of Marine Artists.

Shaklee loves capturing the motion of marine subjects, but for other artists, the allure of the sea differs.

That's the beauty of marine art, and consequently, the 17th National Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Art, opening at the Muscarelle Museum of Art this weekend.

"It's not just like a seascape with a...

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