Independence Pass Sundown, oil, by Stacey Peterson

Growing up at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, Stacey developed a love for the outdoors that influences her artwork today. She is an award-winning painter who has been featured in Southwest Art and Plein Air Magazine, and had her artwork published in American Artist and Western Art Collector magazine.  Peterson is a signature member of the Oil Painters of America (OPA), and Rocky Mountain Plein Air Painters (RMPAP). Stacey lives in the mountain town of Evergreen, Colorado.