Trout Groupig

I had been doing taxidermy for at least 35 years with the dream of someday carving the same things. About 15 years ago I began to do just that. I hand carve and paint everything from game heads to fish and several  other species.  I coined the name Timberdermist which our family ...

Brent Helnore

Christine Oster

My career as a potter began in Bloomington, Indiana while I was still teaching and raising my family. I retired to the woods of Yaak, Montana, in 2011 and was delighted to be able to incorporate a pottery studio into my home and become a full-time potter. ...

Christine Oster

3 planters, by Karen Smith

Being born and raised on a ranch in Musselshell, Montana, Karen Smith had to become a jack of all trades at an early age.  Reusing, repurposing and recycling were every day occurrences, living 40 miles from a town.  Although these are trendy concepts now, Karen draws from many years’ experience taking things apart and turning ...

Karen Smith

Timberland Bracelet

While living in New Mexico in 1990, in the high desert and pinon-covered hills near the Pecos River, I embraced my native spirit and discovered a love for beadwork. I was working as an R.N. at the Santa Fe Indian Hospital. My neighbors were Jerry Ingram and Veronica Orr, well known ...

Jessica Fuller

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While teaching elementary school and exploring Montana, I discovered my passion for photography. My camera has permitted me to explore and appreciate our world in ways I never imagined before studying the art of photography. I have developed a tremendous appreciation for light, emotion and energy in the grandest ... 

KC Glastetter

Rasa Skull

Over the years, I have collected a number of animal skulls. I was never sure what I would do with them. In 2011, I tried my brushes on an old cow skull I had. The rest is history. I enjoy working with various recovered or repurposed skulls. Most of my work has been with Bison skulls but I have done work on elk, cow, ram, bear . ...

Joe Hickey

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Mark Matthews has been serious about art, music, literature and dancing all his life. As for his sculpting, Mark routinely experiments with different materials, techniques and styles - but remains uninterested in creating a specific “brand.” He seldom displays his art beyond ...

Mark Matthews

Santa Fe Chicken

Montana Blue Heron is Marilyn Evans and Wm. Stevens, two self-taught weavers who have taken their willow structure weavings from simple basketry into the realm of woven sculpture and three-dimensional wall art. Indeed, their ...

Montana Blue Heron, Marilyn and Wm. Stevens

Shasta Daisy

Macro photography is a type of photography on a much, much smaller scale. it is an extreme close up photos of small subjects both living and inanimate. I enjoy macro because the pictures are both intricate and intimate.   I have taken pictures all my life, but it wasn't until recently that ...

Laura Thomas

Caroline Cornell

Caroline Cornell is a Creative. As a painter, her eclectic style is a reflection of her travels and of growing up in northwest Montana, capturing a spirit of the modern West, with texture color, and light. ...

Caroline Cornell