HIS MOST RECENT OIL PAINTING from January 2006
Here is a new oil painting, 39"x 30" / 99cm x 76cm (wrapped around
Here is my Totsohnii Girl oil painting. Totsohnii mean the Big Water Clan
in the Navajo culture. Maylene and our children are Tohsohnii Clan.
The Totsohnii's believe the orgin of life comes from the Ocean. The sharks
are circling above while she (Totsohnii Girl) waits for the sharks to pass
or waiting for the right time to move for a kill. The Navajo maiden is
hunting across the valleys of Navajo Nation.
31"x48" ( = 78cm x 122cm) oil on masonite.
Completed in 2003.
I thought I'd share my new creation with you. It's an oil painting on
1963 Born in Pinon on the Navajo Reservation in Northern Arizona
1983-1985 Studies in Architecture and Fine Arts at Mesa Community College
1991 Bachelors of Fine Arts Degree in Illustration and Painting, Northern Arizona University
1991 T-shirt design for Northern Arizona University Jazz Festival
1992 Best of Division in Painting at the Navajo Show, Museum
of Northern Arizona, with "Ye'noloo'shi" ("The Shapeshifter"), 4'x8' oil
on stretched canvas
1993 First place in oil painting, first place in watercolor painting, and first place in pastel drawing at The Navajo Show in Flagstaff, Arizona
1994 First place at annual poster exhibition, Pueblo Grande
Museum Indian Market in Phoenix, with "The Scent Of The Coming Rain"
1995 Best of Division, painting category, at the Navajo Show in Flagstaff
1996 First place in oil painting at Santa Fe Indian Market
2001 First and second place in watercolor painting at the Navajo Show
in Flagstaff, Museum of Northern Arizona
2002 First show in Europe at Galerie KOKOPELLI, Moenchengladbach, Germany. First 2003 Calendar (Navajo/English) is published. A DVD (60 min.) with an interview and the show is available from Galerie KOKOPELLI.
Continues to exhibit at major art shows and markets in the Western United
States and beyond. In Europe works are represented at Galerie Kokopelli
in Moenchengladbach, Germany.
Visit and learn
more about the artist at http://www.navajoart.bizland.com/
Besuchen Sie den Künstler auf seiner Webseite http://www.navajoart.bizland.com/
"THE CORN POLLEN AND
THE COOL, WARM YEI"
Original Aquarell und Gouache <> original watercolor and gouache
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