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Cincinnati-based Artist Brent Naughton Makes it to Big Leagues With Brush & Colored Pencils

Brent Naughton is a Cincinnati-based sports artist who also happens to be a die-hard Reds fan. He has also been instrumental in helping to bring together scores of baseball artists and fans of baseball art — both through his own art and on the Baseball Art Facebook page. “I do

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Sculptor Benjamin Blackburn Carving Name for Himself as Top Baseball Artist

  “The best artist has that thought alone which is contained within the marble shell. The sculptor’s hand can only break the spell to free the figures slumbering in the stone.” –Michaelangelo¬† Sculptor Benjamin Blackburn typically creates his art from mahogany or cedar, but the concept is the same. The

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Artist Monty Sheldon Captures Details of America’s Pastime, Using Baseballs as his Canvas

Monty Sheldon started painting baseballs in January 1998 and since that time has developed into one of the leading sports artists in the country. Sheldon, 46,¬†grew up in rural Ohio, outside of Columbus, and has been a lifelong fan of the Cincinnati Reds. Sheldon’s work is frequently seen on the

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Artist Bernie Hubert Brings Back Baseball’s Glory Days

Artist Bernie Hubert’s paintings have been seen on the Baseball Art Facebook since shortly after its inception in 2010. A self-proclaimed Willie Mays fan, Hubert’s colorful paintings contain an abundance of detail, and more often than not describe the era depicted through the inclusion of signs, scoreboards and fans. Just

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Graig Kreindler Painting Way to Hall of Fame Career

It would be difficult to have a discussion about the most important and influential baseball artists without hearing the name Graig Kreindler. Although he’s still younger than a great deal of baseball’s current stars, Kreindler’s talent and work ethic have made him one of baseball art’s most recognized names.¬† Born

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Bright Future in the Cards for Baseball Artist Tim Carroll

Since its inception in 2010, the Baseball Art Facebook has featured images representing thousands of paintings, drawings, sculptures and other artistic creations by hundreds of artists. The Facebook page was a spinoff of the BaseballArt.com website, and has become a virtual meeting place for baseball artists and fans of baseball

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