Sioux Falls exhibit!

cashier mask pandemic art

I just got notice that one of my front line workers paintings was jury accepted into the upcoming exhibition: Mar – May, 2021Pandemic: The Art of Survival.The Center for Western Studies2001 S. Summit AveSioux Falls, SD 57197 I’m excited about the exhibition and eager to see the entire show.

Award announcement!

south dakota landscape cloud paintings

Dinner and a Show received the 2nd place prize in the international Daily Paintworks competition! I just found out this morning, and I’m so excited to be a featured artist, in the company of some of my favorite contemporary artists! This is one of my favorite paintings from the last few months. A lot more …

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Super Excited To Find Out That This Alla Prima Oil Painting Was Accepted Into a Great Exhibition.

Super excited to have the painting above jury accepted into the next South Dakota Biennial Governor’s Exhibition! It’s a great honor to have this painting travel for 2 years to 4 great venues, with the work of amazing artists from around the state. Now it’s time to box and deliver the painting. 🙂 Have a great day!  …

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Quarantine Changes

huge cow painting

I had planned to make a road trip to Minneapolis this week to pick up this 4×5′ painting and drop off some new art. But then the quarantine happened. When this painting was in my studio it stopped a lot of studio visitors in their tracks. So I’m surprised it’s still available when all my …

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Happy December!

I hope you are enjoying the winter, and will have a chance to enjoy the Holidays.  I just had an exhilarating trip to Aberdeen, SD for the reception of my solo show “The Spirit of Prairie Life”. If you were there – or have seen the exhibit – I would love to hear what you …

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Collector Photo!

3 original Jessie Rasche paintings in their collector’s beautiful home office. Photo courtesy of Julie Gerberding. Thank you so much for the photo, Julie. This is a special treat. Your space is beautiful.

Opening tonight

I’m very excited to be showing with the wonderful artists of the Sons and Daughters of the Prairie, opening right now at SouthWind Art Gallery in Topeka, KS. If you’re in the area, check it out. Their art openings are wonderful with appetizers, wine, and a wonderful live pianist.