Art by Calvin Sechrest

The old adage…."you should paint what you know or are familiar with" is very fitting for the Oklahoma City artist Cal Sechrest. Cal’s art is in reality a summary of his life. He was born and raised in a small rural farming and oil community in southern Illinois similar to the rural areas surrounding his home in Oklahoma City. Where he was born and raised, his professional career, military service, childhood experiences and travels have all inspired the subjects he has used in his paintings.......

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Cheyenne's Secrets by Wanda Sechrest

Jewelry, adorned with gemstones, has been traced back to the ancient Egyptians. It gave them power, health, and security in the afterlife. Today we wear jewelry for the pleasures it gives us in this life.

Each piece I create is a one-of-a-kind wire sculpture. Each one starts out as a lonely gemstone, a crystal or a piece of fused glass. Every stone is wrapped with 21 or 22 gauge square dead soft sterling silver or gold filled wire. The wire is strengthened, shined, often twisted and cut into various lengths and paired up the gemstone it is about to become one with. Most of the stones I use are natural stones. However, a few are man made creations. I use only Swarovski crystals as accents.......

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Pencil Art by Scott Sechrest

I began drawing in May of 1999. At first it was just simple sketches once in a blue moon to cure boredom, but later became a hobby. It wasn't until May 2000 that I became interested in it enough to really strive to improve my skills. I consider this period to be the "beginning" of my pencil drawing journey.

This simple web page is meant to display my work and document my development as a pencil artist, and more recently a painter......

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