This trio of American Wigeon ducks is making their way to warmer climate and "Heading South" for the winter months. Richard Plasschaert was the winner of the 2001/02 International Artist of the Year. This marks his third appearance in the National Art Package.
Mack's Mallards by Phillip Crowe
Image size: 25 3/8" x 17"
Wildlife artist, Phillip Crowe utilizes actual life experiences in his paintings to create scenes with dramatic realism as in his rendition of "Mack's Mallards." You can almost hear the wings beat as the flock of Mallards descend upon this peaceful flooded timber.
Waterfowling Hot Spots, Canada Geese at Currituck Sound by David Maass
Image size: 25" x 16 1/2"
Across North America, David Maass has been commissioned to capture the most popular spots for waterfowling. Maass, an avid outdoorsman, created this striking piece, illustrating Canada Geese in the Currituck Sound of North Carolina. This area is known for its population of fish and wildlife and is a migrating path for ducks, Canada Geese, and other birds. This marks the second piece in the Waterfowling Hot Spots collection.
2005 Ducks Unlimited Canada Artist of the Year By Shae Inglis
Image size: 24" x 18"
British Columbian Shae Inglis has been an artist all his life. He recreates a truly heartwarming scene in "Family Outing." Set against the darkness of the forest, the majestic bearing of the bull elk centers the image as he stands alongside his mate and their calf in a meadow.
2006 Federal Duck Stamp Print
Sherrie Russell Meline is the 2006/07 Federal Duck Stamp winner with the soft rendition of the Ross' Goose. Sherrie has won numerous stamp and art competitions by utilizing the vignette style that she has mastered. Since 1934, the Federal duck stamp has generated more the $670 million and has acquired more than 5.2 million acres of important wetlands and associated upland habitat. Includes a DU medallion, an exclusive feature for DU events only. ITEM #A0614
2006 DU Stamp Collection
Scot Storm, Ducks Unlimited's 2005/06 International Artist of the Year, was commissioned to create the 23rd DU Stamp Collection. Storm captures the beauty of two Buffleheads in flight. The collection includes the stamp and print, stamp and medallion and the stamp and decoy. All three pieces are framed and double matted. Note: the set may be sold separately to increase sales. ITEM #06SC
by Ralph McDonald
Image size: 15 3/4" X 18 1/2"
Realization that the Ivory-billed Woodpecker exists in an Arkansas wildlife refuge, sent shock waves through the conservation world. Thought extinct for over a half century, researchers have never given up the "rediscovery" of this magnificent bird. This piece has been eloquently framed and matted and features a complimenting woodpecker cameo. ITEM #L5527
The mallard is North America's most recognized species o waterfowl. This exquisite piece is cast from an original carving by Jett Brunet (Bru-nay) and painted in exacting detail. Features a Ducks Unlimited Special Edition Medallion inlaid in the bottom of the bird and the carver's signature is