Joshua Spies is active/lives in South Dakota. Joshua Spies is known for wildlife.
Biography Joshua Spies
Wildlife painter Joshua Spies only paints animals he can observe in their natural habitat. Spies travels around the continental United States, Alaska, Canada and South Africa observing animals for his artwork.
A South Dakota native, Spies has been influenced and taught by other great wildlife artists from his state, Terry Redlin, John Wilson and John Green.
Spies painting, "Turkey Ridge" was selected by Ducks Unlimited for their 2005-2006 National Art Package. In 2004 he won the People's Choice Award at the North American Wild Sheep Convention for his painting "Last Glance" and the Alaskan Professional Hunters Association named him Artist of the Year for 2005.
Source: Wildlife Art, May/June 2005