NCPI Workmark
Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

Search Results


16 results for "Wildlife artists"
Currently viewing results 1 - 15
PAGE OF 2
Next
Record #:
19684
Author(s):
Abstract:
Jeffrey Klinefelter, a wildlife artist from Etna Green, Indiana, won the top award in the 2013 N.C. Waterfowl Conservation Stamp and Print Competition with his vivid painting of a pair of Northern shovelers sitting along the water's edge.
Subject(s):
Full Text:
Record #:
16683
Author(s):
Abstract:
The acrylic painting, \"Redheads in Needlerush,\" by Delaware artist Richard Clifton is this year's 2012 North Carolina Waterfowl Conservation Stamp and Print. This is the second year in a row that his painting won, and he placed second in the 2010 contest. Over thirty wildlife artists from twenty states submitted entries.
Subject(s):
Full Text:
Record #:
7789
Author(s):
Abstract:
The Sanderling Resort & Spa in northern Dare County opened in 1985 and is a showcase for nationally acclaimed wildlife sculpture artists. The Sanderling contains the largest private collection of works by Grainger McKoy, a set of eighteen original Audubon prints, and a collection of Doughty Birds created in porcelain by English artist Dorothy Doughty.
Source:
Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 73 Issue 12, May 2006, p102-104, 106, 108, il Periodical Website
Full Text:
Record #:
2481
Author(s):
Abstract:
Duane Raver, the state's premier wildlife artist, is also one of the nation's best. The former editor of WILDLIFE IN NORTH CAROLINA is profiled in this pictorial essay.
Source:
Full Text:
Record #:
9787
Author(s):
Abstract:
In 1983, the North Carolina General Assembly passed a law to fund waterfowl habitat preservation by asking waterfowl hunters to purchase a specially painted state duck stamp. The 1985 stamp features a pair of canvasback ducks and was painted by Tom Hirata, a nationally known wildlife artist. Over the past two years, $825,000 has been raised for waterfowl conservation.
Full Text:
Record #:
26710
Author(s):
Abstract:
Revenues from federal duck stamps pay for wetlands and other habitats in wildlife refuges. This year, non-hunters are also encouraged to buy the stamps. A special art exhibit will be held at the North Carolina Museum of Life and Science.
Source:
Friend of Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 31 Issue 3, May/June 1984, p6, il
Record #:
26720
Author(s):
Abstract:
Nationally known wildlife artist, Jim Killen, designed this year’s North Carolina Duck Stamp. He recently met with the N.C. Wildlife Federation to sign original prints and limited edition stamps.
Source:
Friend of Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 31 Issue 4, July/Aug 1984, p9, por
Subject(s):
Record #:
9715
Author(s):
Abstract:
Dean discusses the work of wildlife artist Larry Barton. The Winston-Salem resident left a long career as a cartoonist four years ago to begin painting again. He is recognized as one of the leading outdoor artists in the nation.
Record #:
14014
Author(s):
Abstract:
The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission selected a painting of a drake and hen mallard as the design for the first stamp in the state's waterfowl stamp and print program. Richard Plasschaert, a well-known wildlife artist from Minnesota, painted the picture.
Record #:
26769
Author(s):
Abstract:
A painting of a drake and hen mallard by well-known wildlife artist Richard Plasschaert has been selected as the design for North Carolina’s first waterfowl stamp. Proceeds from the stamp program go to waterfowl conservation.
Source:
Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 30 Issue 3, May/June 1983, p3, il
Record #:
6069
Author(s):
Abstract:
Duane Raver, the state's premier wildlife artist, is also one of the nation's best. He is well-known for his paintings of fish, birds, and small-game animals, done in a career of forty years. In addition to paintings for individuals, he has painted many magazine covers and illustrated fish books for North Carolina, Virginia, Oklahoma, and Louisiana.
Full Text:
Record #:
6064
Abstract:
Sallie Ellington Middleton of Asheville is a wildlife artist who is known for her meticulous reproductions of the most exact details of her subjects. Because of this she rarely completes more than a few paintings a year. Middleton discusses examples of her work.
Source:
Full Text:
Record #:
26867
Author(s):
Abstract:
The population of wild turkeys in the United States has increased due to restocking programs and effective wildlife management. The National Wild Turkey Federation is selling limited edition stamps and art prints to raise money for continued turkey research and management. This year’s stamp was designed by acclaimed wildlife artist David A. Maass.
Source:
Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 28 Issue 12, Dec 1981, p3, il
Record #:
9550
Author(s):
Abstract:
Englishman George Roe is fascinated by hawks. He has painted four of our most common species in all their grace and awesome power-the red shouldered hawk, sharp-shinned hawk, Cooper's hawk, and red-tailed hawk. He received his artistic training at a number of schools in England, including the Cambridge School of Art. For twelve years after graduation he taught school and painted portraits. He became so successful that in 1970, he gave up teaching to become a full-time artist and to pursue his first love, painting wildlife.
Full Text:
Record #:
9631
Author(s):
Abstract:
Duane Raver, Jr. is one of the most widely recognized wildlife artists in the nation. He is retiring in July 1979 as editor of WILDLIFE IN NORTH CAROLINA to pursue a career as a full-time free-lance wildlife artist.
Full Text: