Artist Reception October 7 • 5-8PM
Ray Kelly is a multi-talented artist born and raised in South Dakota. Self-taught, he works mostly in graphite and colored pencils, but is also an accomplished sculptor working with bronze casting. His topics vary from western to wildlife, and rodeo scenes. He also does much commission work.
He has done artwork for Ducks Unlimited, Justin Cowboy Crisis Fund, Quail Unlimited, National Wild Turkey Foundation, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, and many other organizations. Ray’s artwork is in high demand among celebrities, having sold for as high as $18,000 with such collectors as the Stallones, Marshall/Lindy Teague, Tom Green, Jimmy Fortune of the Statler Brothers, The Mandrell Sisters, Craig Morgan, Ted Nugent, Jim Ed Brown, and the list goes on. You can catch Ray on television throughout the year on the Outdoor Life Network and other shows which feature his talents.