Progression of a painting

Initial sketch Hat blocked in Face blocked in
Face developed Hat, face and scarf take shape Work completed

The photos of this painting progression were presented to the collector who purchased
 the completed painting.

Finished painting

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# 1 drawing

Planning Sketch

Race to Jackson's Hole
# 2 drawing

Planning Sketch

Completed painting
Race to Jackson’s Hole

 Joe was chosen as the poster artist for the 2010 Jackson, WY Fall Arts Festival. These three planning sketches were submitted to the Chamber of Commerce allowing them the opportunity to choose the image they preferred.  The sketch to the right won the vote resulting in the painting, Season of the Mountain Men.
Joe executed the other two sketches also. All have sold.

# 3 drawing

Planning Sketch

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Season of the Mountain Men

Season of the Mountain Men

Return to
On the Easel

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In the Employ of the Fur Trade

Completed painting
In the Employ of the Fur Trade

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