Stapleton Kearns is a firmly established contemporary American Artist. He was taught at the Fenway studios in Boston by R.H. Ives Gammell, an elderly painter who studied with the impressionist William Paxton.
He is an elected member of the Guild of Boston Artists, and served as the president of the Rockport Art Association. Twice his paintings were included in the Biannual Show at the National Academy of Design in NYC, and he is a member of the New England Plein Air Painters.
Stapleton is a popular workshop instructor all over the country.