Vern Russell has been painting the American West for over 40 years!

"The whole world is my teacher and God guides my hand and I apologize to no one for not having a degree in the arts!"

Cabin in the Aspens

18 x 24  Oil on Canvas This is one of my early paintings and is of no particular place. It is typical of a  country...

Downstream From Lower Falls

24 x 30 – Acrylic on Canvas


22 x 28 – Oil on Canvas

Monarch in the Pinnacles

Woodburning on Mountain Poplar –  30 x 22 x 1 1/4 – Acrylic

High Desert Geese

22 x 28 – Acrylic on Canvas This painting depicts Canadian Geese from the Pacific flyway at a wildlife sanctuary on the high desert plains....