All Dressed Up

All Dressed Up

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
18 x 24 x 2 inches (L x W x D)
The bridles on these horses are Blackfoot (Piegan Blackfoot) from references taken at the Calgary stampede...pretty fancy, and definitely fun to paint.

Approaching Spring Storm

Approaching Spring Storm

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
24 x 30 x 2.25 inches (L x W x D)
The majesty of the Teton mountains is reproduced in this oil painting. Spring flowers bloom in the foreground as a spring rainstorm approaches.

Date Night

Date Night

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
16 x 20 x 2 inches (L x W x D)
Ladies, this fellow knows how to treat a gal. It isn't just easy cheese and a jerky stick at the local gas station - he takes his lady OUT...

Evening Blues

Evening Blues

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
18 x 24 inches (L x W)
A mood painting of a woman enjoying the evening, wading through shallow water. It isn't only heroes who ride a white horse...sometimes we women get the chance, too.

Fish Story

Fish Story

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
29 x 34 x 2 inches (L x W x D)
Who doesn't love a good fish tale?

Long Tall Sally

Long Tall Sally

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
23 x 12 x 2 inches (L x W x D)
Love those leopard appies...aren't those spots just tons of stylish?

Mister 76

Mister 76

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
8 x 10 x 2 inches (L x W x D)
Longhorn...

Mule Race

Mule Race

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
24 x 36 x 2 inches (L x W x D)
Hold onto your hat...Penelope's moving up!

New Water Wings

New Water Wings

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
20 x 30 x 2 inches (L x W x D)
Canada geese with a flotilla of goslings...

Off the Beaten Path

Off the Beaten Path

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
24 x 36 x 2.25 inches (L x W x D)
One mountain goat looks out of the canvas...he has found a bit of browse. They frequent the ridges that hikers, climbers--the intrepid humans seldom see.

Red Dog and Mamacita

Red Dog and Mamacita

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
8 x 10 x 2 inches (L x W x D)
Red dog is what the locals call the orangeish bison calves that appear around May each year. I love to go to Yellowstone Park and photograph the babies (and the adult) bison. Often, it is truly a lovely wildflower season as well.

The Hug

The Hug

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
10 x 8 x 2 inches (L x W x D)
That mama is going to wash his ears, just wait and see...I love seeing the spring babies.

Triple Trouble

Triple Trouble

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
19 x 34 x 2 inches (L x W x D)
This has to be a busy mom, that poor cougar with three active cubs! Foliage in front is Russian thistle...an attractive weed but full of thorns.

Young Blackfoot Dancer Study

Young Blackfoot Dancer Study

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
24 x 18 x 2 inches (L x W x D)

Young Dancer

Young Dancer

Mary Ann Cherry
oil on panel
24 x 18 x 2.5 inches (L x W x D)
I live only half an hour from the wonderful Fort Hall powwow grounds...it is a delight every year to go and watch the grand entry, the presention of the flag and eat a piece of yummy fry bread or an Indian taco.