These are my latest attempts at portraits. Three Indians and one famous figure from the same mid- to late 1800s era. All 16" x 12"
A Lakota Sioux Chief circa 1870s
A Pawnee Warrior circa 1870s
" Buffalo Bill" Cody
Famous Frontiersman and Wild West showman.
"Fun" - Member of Geronimo and Naiches band, the last hostile Apaches to surrender in 1886, officially bringing 200 years of strife with the Apaches to an end. Almost an end to the strife with all the Indian tribes. The Apaches were the last holdouts.There were still small scale incidents for many years but nothing of any size.
Autumn Berries - 16" x 12"
Autumn Leaves 16" x 12"
The above two paintings were done at my most recent AVA session last week. The leaves were painted from a number I collected where I live. There are a lot of trees.