Welcome! Here's a little background.
My name is Tim Dardis and I thank you for shopping my sites!
If I must admit it I have been a "maker" in one form or another, for more than 50 years. In the early 70's I chose to enlist in the U.S. Navy to take advantage of an amazing school; The United States Naval Schools of Photography. It was here, and during the following years, that I developed my "eye". Color and composition is the common thread that runs through all of my art, no matter the medium.
Much of what you see in my online fine art galleries (DARDISartgalleries.com) and this art merchandise site,
Tee West Designs, is an expression of my artist's statement which is simply; "My mind wanders".
Enjoy the journey!
Married: 42+ years
Children: 2 beautiful, now grown women
Grandchildren: 6 from 3 to 22 years of age
Pets: Many over the years but currently one spoiled Norwich Terrier
Current Location: Central Florida
I have lived on both U.S. coasts, the midwest and 6 Florida locations
If you want to know more? Email me HERE.
Fine art reproductions (Canvas, Metal Prints, Watercolor Paper & more)
of my favorite original creations can be found at DARDISartgalleries.com