Since it’s beginning, Bockfest™ has been graced with original artwork that captures both the history and whimsy of the event.
Archival quality prints are available for purchase on our Merchandise page. In addition, prints are available at Urban Eden at 1313 Main Street and at Bockfest Hall during Bockfest™.
Jim Effler is a painter living in Cincinnati, Ohio. He has had a very successful career as an illustrator, primarily known for working in airbrush. In 2003, he decided to focus his attention on oil painting, something he had done occasionally since graduating from the Art Academy of Cincinnati in 1978. He is enthusiastic about plein air landscape painting, and also enjoys portraiture. His style is impressionistic realism, influenced by artists including Joaquin Sorolla y Bastida, Anders Zorn, and Edward Hopper. read more »
The 2016 artwork will be unveiled at the Beefsteak Club Dinner on January 30, 2016.