Keith has been a working artist most of his life. He and his wife Karen, after having a successful photography business in northern Minnesota for thirty years, decided it was time for a change and moved to Florida. Now he is a full-time painter creating many of his paintings en plein air.  He is a member of the Florida Watercolor Society and the Florida Suncoast Watercolor Society. His work is in collections throughout the country. His paintings can be seen in Sea Grape Gallery in Punta Gorda, FL, in the Hirdie Girdie Gallery on Sanibel Island and on his website To see his most recent paintings check him out on Instagram @keith_e_johnson

Some of his recent awards include:

First Place in the Florida Fruit & Flora Show at the Visual Arts Center, Punta Gorda

Second Place in the Florida Watercolor Society online show

Merit Award in the Primavera Show at the Visual Arts Center, Punta Gorda

Merit Award in the Light & Shadow Show at the Visual Arts Center, Punta Gorda

Special Award for the Best Representation of the Beach in the Paint the Beach Plein Air Show on Ft Myers Beach