"Busted Tow"

Sometimes the weather is too rough for the equipment and something busts.  In this case it was
the tow line.  Now the skipper has to figure out how to get his tow back without placing the boat
and crew in harm's way.  
(My son, James, posed as the skipper in this painting)

I used this painting to illustrate Saddle Oxfords, an article I wrote for Western Mariner Magazine

30x36in  2004  acrylic on canvas