3 Swans

3 swans

16 x 20 – Oil on Canvas

The Trade Blanket

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22 x 28 – Oil on Canvas Several of my fellow artists and I used this beautiful model and 2 of her friends to pose for the camera to be used in paintings. Her name at the time was Wanda Wiseman. Her native tribe was the Warm Springs or Klamath tribe from …

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The Eager Beginner

The Eager Beginner

18 x 24 – Oil on Canvas This painting shows a young bird dog who can’t wait for his master to teach him the ropes so he goes hunting on his own. Set in a rural farm setting in late fall.

Camas Root Gatherers

The Camas Root Gatherers

20 x 30 – Oil on Canvas I had been researching Plains Indian history and culture and used the idea of an Indian camp on the prairie as they searched for one of their favorite food items, the root of the Camas plant. Camas Prairie lies northeast of Boise and …

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Mt. Assiniboine Princess

Mt. Assiniboine Princess

24 x 30 – Oil on Canvas Maria was one of three Indian acquaintances that several artist friends used as models when I was in Eastern Oregon. She is of Iroquois Indian and Mexican descent. I placed her in a setting in the Canadian Rockies in front of Mt. Assiniboine. …

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