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​​​     ​  Artist's Commentary

Three KEY Teachers

Birding at Forsythe NWR in New Jersey. Photo taken by a gifted Upper Midwest painter and scholar

whose 4-octave voice dances with angels. She took Carroll to meet her prodigy teacher in Austin, TX.

The lass was the only person Carroll ever allowed to watch him paint.


This Texas Painter is "The No Kitsch Artist" from Pennsylvania


​​​​"My lovely fiancée called me 'Genius'

and her 'Tiger.' I enjoyed that.

Her mom told me, 'You're a mess,'

with a humorous, beaming grin.

She was right! It only took me

20+ years to straighten that out.

Didn't need a 260 IQ to know.

Beautiful women love alpha apex men.



It's natural!"

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Artist's Maternal Grandfather, an Irish country doctor

from a farming family, immigrated from Rawdon, Quebec.

(Photo Below) The artist bird watching with his doctor parents on the great

East Coast Flyway at Brigantine NWR. His pioneering Midwestern mom,

Virginia Jane Smiley, was a board certified pediatrician who then became

a board certified "child's" dermatologist and joined her husband's practice;

Inspired by her dad, a Dakota family doctor, who died of leukemia when

she was only ten years old, during the Dakota Dust Bowl famine and

the Stock Market crash, and the Great Depression, she earned her way

through USD-Vermillion (4.0, PoliSci) Phi Beta Kappa​  (ΦΒΚ, America's

most prestigious honor society).​ Her mom was the librarian in the town's

first library, in her dad's office. Initially, her life was driven by her father's

death when she was only ten-years-old. Then, she lost her first child.

His mother researched the mumps vaccine with the Drs. Henley in Alaska,
and was Dr. Bill Nelson's ("The Father of Pediatrics") first editor of North
American Pediatric
s. She was beautiful, athletic, adventurous, and greatly
loved the outdoors, cool weather, field guides, and wildlife. The meritorious
lady had a superb, long, world-traveling birder's Life List, and even boated
down the world's largest river, the Amazon, after launching in Quito, EC.​
She negotiated and kept the books for their businesses,
recruited riding

school headmasters for Fox Hollow Farms, and was a huge fan of Chris

Evert, ... "Pop" was smitten by his 4.0 kitten. Her knight in shining armor

bought her a 1751 King George horse estate, put in a tennis court, added

countless barn cats (She loved cats), a kennel full of Bassets, and the ca.

1732 manor with a 60-horse barn next doorThey were MFEO—UDDTP.