Experience

Experience

  • AP Art in High School
  • Privately taught by oil landscape artist, Darrell Stringfellow
  • Privately taught by professional artist, Judy Eriksen
  • Schooling: Chemeketa Community College, Brigham Young University- studied generals, business, graphic arts, art history
  • Apprenticeship: 5.5 yrs Baer Bronze art foundry
  • Owned foundry 10 yrs
  • Gallery representation 15 yrs
  • Annual Art shows 13 yrs
  • Personally installed over 25 of his own exterior bronzes
  • Current Galleries: The Signature Gallery Santa Fe, Scottsdale, Mountain Trails Gallery Jackson, WY, Park City, UT, and Sedona, The Gallery at Round Top, Rountop TX.
  • Noteworthy Works

    • CAMIE Award 2003- Awarded to actors, producers, and directors for films showing Character and Morality iEntertainment
    • Freedom to Soar 2003- 11 ft monument in front of Irvine, TX Municipal Complex
    • Freedom to Soar 2004- Bayfield, CO installation
    • Freedom to Soar 2005- Pacific Coast Gallery installation at Depot Bay, OR
    • Big Roar 2006- NASCAR trophy awarded to Tony Stewart for winning the Atlanta 500
    • Earl and Berneice 2007- Monument depicting Earl and Berniece Baltez in front of El Dora Speedway in Rossburg, OH
    • Big Roar 2007- Joe Gibbs Racing Museum
    • Pinedale Memorial 2007- Life-size eagle mounted at Pinedale Veterans Memorial
    • Jim Tatum Tribute 2008- Memorial to Jim Tatum, former president of the Board at Crowder College
    • Burlsworth Award 2008- NCAA football awarded to most superior walk-on
    • Democrat Gazette 2009- Feature Article
    • Pack Leader 2009- Life-size wolf bronze created five months after fire destroyed the studio and foundry to commemorate a new start
    • Wampus Cat 2012- monument on Conway High School mascot, placed at front entrance
    • Pack Leader 2013- Installation at Ella Sharp Museum of art and History Jackson, MI
    • John MacDonnell 2014- Larger than life-size depiction of most winningest coach in NCAA history, track coach, John MacDonnell
    • Burlsworth Foundation Vision Award 2014- Awarded to top executives for charitable contributions
    • Cliff Harris Award 2015- Awarded to the nations top defensive football player from a small college
    • The Dan Hampton Award 2016- Awarded to Arkansas’ top high school and collegiate defensive football players
    • The Willie Roaf Award 2016- Awarded to Arkansas’ top high school and collegiate offensive football players
    • The City of Rogers Veterans Eagles 2016- two life-size eagle installations at the City of Rogers, AR Veterans Park
    • In Remembrance 2016- Life-size soldier and battlefield cross at Kemmerer, WY Veterans installation at the City Cemetery

     

    • Publications, Features, and Editorials

      • Durango Herald 2004- Article
      • Springville Herald Feb. 2005- Article
      • Meridian Magazine 2005-Ariticle
      • Pelican Post 2006-Article
      • Speed TV 2006- Artwork featured throughout a NASCAR race
      • NASCAR Scene 2006- Front Cover, feature article,  and full page Old Spice Ad
      • MB News Monument Builders of North America 2006-Article
      • Wildlife Art Magazine 2006- Feature article
      • New Times Newspaper June 2006- Article
      • Wikipedia under Burlsworth Trophy
      • Meridian Magazine 2007-Article
      • The News Guard Newspaper 2007-Featured
      • Meridian Magazine 2008-Article
      • Western Art Collector 2009-Editorial
      • Horse Power TV 2010- Artwork featured
      • Arkansas Democrat 2011- featured
      • 501 Life Magazine 2013-Feature article
      • The Times Newspaper  Nov. 19, 2014-Aritcle
      • The Times Newspaper  Nov. 24, 2014-Article
      • Southwest Art Magazin 2014-Editorial
      • USA Today Newspape 2006-Full page Bass Pro Shops Ad
      • Sedona Monthly 2016-featured
      • Wall Street Journal March 2016-Editorial
      • City of Rogers Official Facebook page 2016-Video and editorial
      • Southwest art 2016-Editorial
      • Western Art Collector – Editorial – September 2017
      • Western Art Collector – Editorial – October 2017
      • Western Art Collector – Editorial – November 2017