...MEL DOBSON, Wildlife ArtistA member of THE SOCIETY OF ANIMAL ARTISTS and WORLDWIDE NATURE ARTISTS GROUP, Mel primarily paints wildlife subjects in their natural environment.Mel
works in Scratchboard, Watercolor, Oil, Acrylic and Gouache.Some of his
work has been reproduced as limited edition prints. Raised on a ranch in Utah, he worked for the Washington State Department of Game for eighteen years prior to beginning a full time art career in the early 1970's.
In 1977 he
moved to Jackson hole, Wyoming to paint and show his
work in Trailside Galleries.Mel
has traveled throughout the western United States, Canada, Africa, and Europe, studying and researching wildlife.In 1984 he
started Wolfwalker Galleries in Sedona, Arizona and lived there for twenty years.He
wife Sunnie now makes their home in Montana where Mel
can be found in his
studio overlooking Flathead Lake, near Polson, Montana.
The gathering of research material for his
work has taken Mel
to various parts of the world:
spent three months in Alaska and British Columbia, studied among others, grizzly, (brown) and black bears.
...Mel Dobsonc/o Mel Dobson Wildlife Art41978 Ranch Road Polson, MTUSA 59860Tel: (406) 883-3993Worldwide Nature Artists Group
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