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The Work Itself

My vision as an artist is invested into creating a magnetic, emotional experience for the audience that pulls them into the nostalgia of the past and ignites a remembrance that life is a gift.

"Central Mornings"

30" x 40" Original Oil on Belgian Linen
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Central Avenue and First, looking East. Great Falls, Montana 1915. As the storm breaks, the sun starts popping out and illuminating the busy street. The Park Hotel, on the right, is one of the few historic buildings left still standing today. 

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Helena as She Was

"Helena as She Was"

18" x 24" Original Oil on Belgian Linen
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Last Chance Gulch in Helena, Montana. Dated back to around 1905-1915. Most the buildings depicted here are now gone, burned in a fire. The Power Block on the right still stands strong. 

"Central Ave. 1895"

24" x 36" Original Oil on Belgian Linen
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Central Avenue and Third, looking West toward the Depot, which is now the Civic Center in Great Falls, Montana. Dated back to 1895.

Central Ave 1895
Cascade Rain

"Cascade Rain"

18" x 24" Original Oil on Belgian Linen
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Central Ave and 2nd Great Falls, Montana 1905. A young girl enjoys the cool splashing of the rain on her fingertips as her and her mother are highlighted crossing the street in the down pour. 

"Missoula's Finest"

20" x 16" Original Oil on Belgian Linen.
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The Wilma Theatre in Missoula, Montana opened in 1921. Street cars ran on Higgins St. up until 1932.

Missoula's Finest
Sunday Stroll

"Sunday Stroll"

30" x 34" Original Oil on Canvas
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Sunday afternoon in Helena, Montana. Saint Helena's Cathedral stands beautifully strong in the fall colors. 

"A Baxter Holiday"

14" x 11" Original Oil on Canvas
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Late night holiday shopping in Bozeman, Montana. The Baxter Hotel featured in the background. 

Baxter Holiday
Last Chance Gulch

"Last Chance Gulch"

30" x 40" Original Oil on Canvas
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Last Chance Gulch Helena, Montana semi historically accurate for 1905. 

A busy evening of slushing through the mud and snow to get where you need to go. 

"Missoula Memories"

14" x 11" Original Oil on Canvas
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Commissioned work of Missoula, Montana. Looking west from the corner of Front and Higgins Ave. 

Missoula Memories
Resilience

"Resilience"

30" x 24" Original Oil on Canvas

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Commissioned work of the St Helena Cathedral in Helena, Montana. Dated to the early 1920's. 

"Missoula Mist"

24" x 20" Original Oil on Canvas

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Rainy evening on Higgins Avenue, Missoula, Montana looking North.

Missoula Mist
Liberty in the Rain

"Liberty in the Rain"

14" x 11" Original Oil on Canvas
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Great Falls, Montana, and it's beautiful Liberty Theater. 

"Capitol in the Rain"

12" x 9" Original Oil on Canvas

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Montana's Capitol during a rain storm.

Capitol in the Rain
First Stop

"First Stop"

10" x 8" Original Oil on Canvas

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Waiting to board the trolley to take you to your destination. 

"Purple Rain"

10" x 8" Original Oil on Canvas

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The girl loves the rain and refuses to get under her mothers umbrella while waiting to board the trolley. 

Purple Rain
Evening Transport

"Evening Transport"

7" x 5" Original Oil on Canvas

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The glow and warmth of a trolley in the cool rain. 

"The Banque"

16" x 20" Original Oil on Canvas

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My hometown, Hamilton, Montana. Downtown romanticized in the early 1900's when horse and buggy were the main mode of transportation. 

The Banque
Daly Ball

"Daly Ball"

24" x 30" Original Oil on Canvas

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Marcus Daly hosting a ball on a fall evening at his mansion in Hamilton, Montana. 

 

"Show Time"

20" x 16" Original Oil on Canvas
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Crowds start to form for the a show at the Wilma Theatre, Missoula, Montana. 

Show Time
Late Night Crave

"Late Night Crave"

18" x 24" Original Oil on Canvas

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Nothing better in the world than caving into your cravings on a hot summer night and getting a "Great Cone" from Missoula's, Big Dipper Ice Cream Shop. 

"Winter Wanderers"

20" x 16" Original Oil on Canvas

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Early 1900's New York Street featuring people wandering through the street looking for last minute gifts. 

Winter Wanderers
Spring Showers - Great Falls

"Spring Showers - Great Falls"

16" x 12" Original Oil on Canvas

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Spring showers sprinkle the streets, and citizens of Great Falls, Montana. The Milwaukee Station Tower stands proud in the background. 

"School's Out"

30" x 24" Original Oil on Canvas
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Soft winter afternoon. School has been let out and the children are walking home. 

School's Out
Tucson Nights

"Tucson Nights"

24" x 20" Original Oil on Canvas
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Late stormy evening in Tucson , Arizona. Pennsylvania Street during the early 1900's. 

"Winter in the City"

14" x 11" Original Oil on Canvas
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A trolley car cutting through a cold winter afternoon. 

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After the Storm

"After the Storm"

24" x 36" Original Oil on Canvas
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After the storm on Central Avenue, Great Falls, Montana. 

"Glitter"

10" x 8" Original Oil on Canvas
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Trolley lights highlighting the glittering snow. 

Glitter
Mountain Oyster Gala

"Mountain Oyster Gala"

28" x 22" Original Oil on Canvas
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Romantic art gala at the Mountain Oyster Club in Tucson, Arizona. 

"Winters Edge"

16" x 20" Original Oil on Canvas
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A concept piece of WhiteFish, Montana. Thrown back to the early "1900's" with modern business displayed in the glow of the town. 

Winters Edge
Time With Dad

"Time with Dad"

16" x 20" Original Oil on Canvas
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Small farm nestled close to the mountains. Dad and daughter collecting firewood to keep feed the fire in their cozy cabin.

"Evening on the Seine"

16" x 20" Original Oil on Canvas
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Romantic Paris looking across the Seine River at the Notre Dame Cathedral.

Evening on the Siene
Arc de Triomphe

"Arc de Triomphe"

8" x 10" Original Oil on Canvas
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Strolling past the gorgeous Arc de Triomphe in Paris.

"Glacier Falls"

30" x 24" Original Oil on Canvas
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Imagine drinking from the cold crisp clean mountain waters and sitting back to watch the eagles sore and the mist rise from the falls. 

Glacier Falls
Through the Perilous Fight

"Through the Perilous Fight"

16" x 20" Original Oil on Canvas
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America's National Anthem origin story during the War of 1812. The British were bombing Fort McHenry all through the night. After the smoke cleared in the morning the flag still stood. Resembling America's resilience and hope for the future. 

Giclee canvas prints are available. 

"Star Spangled Banner"

8" x 10" Original Oil on Canvas
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Banner of freedom waving proud. 

Star Spangled Banner
Battling the Blitz

"Battling the Blitz"

20" x 24" Original Oil on Canvas
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Battling the fiery fury of the  Blitz fires in London. 

"Shadows of Conflict"

20" x 24" Original Oil on Canvas
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Berlin after she fell in WWII. Imagine being a civilian and having to come back home and picking up the pieces of what is left from in the Shadows of Conflict.  

Shadows of Conflict
Silent Victory

"Silent Victory"

11" x 14" Original Oil on Canvas
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U.S soldiers headed down the war torn streets of WWII ravaged Europe. An elderly local woman is silently lost in the chaos of her home. 

"Living in the Ruins"

16" x 20" Original Oil on Canvas
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London civilians weaving through the rubble of what used to be their home town. Confused of where to go, but life must go on. 

Living in the Ruins
Spoils of War

"Spoils of War"

8" x 10" Original Oil on Canvas
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English firefighters attempting to put out the fires caused by the Blitz bombings of WWII. The 'real' spoils of war is in fact this. 

"Ruins of Coventry Cathedral"

22" x 28" Original Oil on Canvas
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A place of Worship destroyed during the Blitz bombings of London. The ruins still stand today as a memory, and lesson of the past. 

Ruins of Coventry Cathedral