Bob Hines: National Wildlife Artist by Juriga John D.

By Juriga John D.

As Bob Hines imbued his natural world topics with power in his art, John D. Juriga brings existence to Hines’s striking expertise and profession in his beautiful biography, Bob Hines: nationwide natural world Artist. Hines, a proficient self-taught artist, discovered his calling throughout the darkness of the nice melancholy, turning to artwork as a way of sharing the richness in nature’s good looks. His occupation introduced him from designing the 1946 Federal Duck Stamp to becoming a member of the USA Fish and natural world carrier the place he controlled the contest for over thirty years, incomes him the nickname of “Mr. Duck Stamp Contest.” His collaboration with Rachel Carson and different luminaries put him at the cusp of the environmental stream within the usa. Celebrating the centennial of Hines’s start, this richly illustrated quantity will entice natural world fanatics and Duck Stamp creditors alike, in addition to these drawn to the heritage of conservation within the United States.

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