is a good friend of mine living up in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan where I have my summer home.
also happens to be one of the best wildlife artists on this continent.
has some great prints for sale along with a few originals and can also be commissioned to paint something specifically for you.
This links directly to his
website so I hope you'll have a look and enjoy.
BY DIETMAR KRUMREY
Born in Germany, Dietmar Krumrey immigrated to America with his family at the age of three.
After living in the Chicago area, they moved to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan where Dietmar
deep affection and respect for wildlife so evident in his
After training at the American Academy of Art in Chicago, he was employed as an artist for Hallmark in Kansas City before leaving to freelance.
returned to the Upper Peninsula to live and paint near the forest and lakes which inspire his
Extensively known for his
realist approach, exactness for detail and feeling for the actual essence of life, Dietmar
captures the very heart of wildlife art.
works are included in many private collections across the country and he
has exhibited in such prestigious shows as the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Show, the Smithsonian Institute
, the National Wildlife Art Exhibit in Kansas City, the Wildlife Festival in Tulsa, the Southeastern Wildlife Exposition in Charleston and the Waterfowl Festival in Easton, Maryland.