Wildlife artist Sir John Seerey-Lester passed away May 19, after a short battle with cancer. His new book will be published later this year and his legacy will continue. Continue reading Sir John Seerey-Lester – Wildlife Artist, Loses Cancer Battle
For oil painter Trevor Swanson, pursuing art as a career was less of a choice and more of a cosmic calling. Not only was it the one thing he felt truly comfortable with and passionate about doing on a daily basis, but it ran in the family — his father, uncle and great grandfather were all well-respected oil painters in their own right. “I grew up in a Continue reading Trevor Swanson: A Traditional Oil Painter Expands Artistic Expression Through Mixed Media
SCI members eagerly look forward to our annual Convention for a number of reasons, but perhaps the most anticipated is discovering what unique and beautiful art will be on the auction block. Every year, wildlife artists, engravers and jewelry designers pull out all the stops to provide a wide range of one of a kind items and donate them for auction to help SCI realize it global conservation mission. Here is a taste of the exquisite pieces that will be up for bid at the 2018 SCI Convention.
Who would paddle a canoe 459 miles above the Arctic Circle in remote, untamed Alaska just to see muskox in the wild? Safari Club International’s Artist of the Year, Linda Besse. Continue reading Linda Besse 2018 SCI Artist Of The Year