Brent Cotton, 1972 | Tonalist/Luminist painter
Raised on his family's cattle ranch in Idaho, Brent's first lessons in art were taught by his grandmother, a talented watercolorist. He grew up sketching the cowboys and horses he observed every day. His family moved to Lindsborg, Kansas when he was in the 5th grade. In this little town steeped in it's Swedish heritage and love of the arts, Brent's creativity flourished. In high school an influential instructor encouraged him to pursue a career in art.
Born and raised in the Rocky Mountains, Joshua Clare was blessed to gain an appreciation, a respect, and a love for both nature and beauty; for him, the two are synonymous. From his earliest recollections he has always had an urge to create. What
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