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Top 10 Wildlife Artists at Mountain Traditions
These are the top 10 Wildlife Artists here at Mountain Traditions in Steamboat Springs, CO. and online at  This list is compiled based on our customers (who voted with their pocket books), and a little bit of our own personal preference for certain artists.  View All Wildlife/Animal Art

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  Kyle Sims

Some Guys Have All The Luck by Wildlife Artist Kyle Sims

Kyle Sims: The wildlife and animal artwork that you will find of Kyle’s consists mostly of North American big game, but he equally enjoys painting...READ ON

Rod Frederick

To Surf the Sunset by Wildlife Artist Rod Frederick

Rod Frederick: "I grew up in a house full of pets," he says. "My mom had a degree in fine arts and although my dad was a lawyer, he was a weekend painter." So his love of animals...READ ON

Bonnie Marris

The Joy of Mud by Wildlife Artist Bonnie Marris

Bonnie Marris has taken an unusual path into art; she developed her talent by portraying animals “from the inside out.” While she was a student at...READ ON

Judy Larson

Slow Bull by Wildlife Artist Judy Larson

Judy Larson always knew she was going to be an artist. She was surrounded by them as a child, and was particularly inspired by her father, a professional illustrator. Judy received a Bachelor of Science degree in...READ ON

  Daniel Smith

Summitt Sanctuary by Wildlife Artist Daniel Smith

Daniel Smith, one of America’s foremost wildlife artists, enjoys wide acclaim for his depictions of the natural world. He is inspired by his surroundings in southwest Montana and paints from personal experience...READ ON

  Flick Ford

Rainbow Trout by Wildlife Artist Flick Ford

Flick Ford fell in love with fishing at age five. His father, an accomplished fly-fisherman and talented commercial artist/copywriter, instilled in him a deep respect for nature and...READ ON

Marc Pierce

Bruin Slumber by Marc Pierce from Big Sky Carvers

Marc Pierce is an avid big game and bird hunter, freshwater and saltwater fly-fisherman, bird watcher, backpacker and conservationist. Originally from...READ ON

  Bev Doolittle

Spring Break by Wildlife Artist Bev Doolittle
Bev Doolittle’s phenomenal success has been a by-product of her desire to work hard at what she loves to do most – create art with meaning. “My love for nature, as well as man’s relationship with it, is...READ ON

2.  Mark Hopkins

Autumn's Return by Master Sculptor Mark Hopkins
Mark Hopkins is considered one of the premier sculptors in the United States today. From tabletop sculpture to monuments, his work is displayed in...READ ON 

Nancy Glazier

Golden Glory by Wildlife Artist Nancy Glazier
Nancy Glazier is passionate about her art and the subject of her art. This passion is evident in the way she paints and the way she lives – they are inseparable.Surrounded by mountain beauty and...READ ON

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Will Bullas

White Wine & Tails by Will Bullas
Will Bullas: Born in Ohio and raised in the Southwest, Will Bullas enrolled at Arizona State University and was majoring in fine arts with a minor in...READ ON

Stephen Lyman

A Walk In The Woods by Wildlife Artist Stephen Lyman

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