Jeff C. Legg, a native of Missouri was mentored by a college art professor as a young teen. He then went on to study art at Atelier Lack in Minneapolis and the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. His “old master” techniques combined with his inspired contemporary use of chiaroscuro engage fellow artists and collectors world wide. Today, Legg’s artwork is represented by some of the nation’s most distinguished galleries. He is celebrated as an Oil Painters of America Master painter and is a nationally recognized award winning artist. His paintings have been featured in many publications including The Artists Magazine, American Artist, North Light books, Southwest Art, Art of the West, Western Art Collector and American Art Collector magazines. Legg now resides in Estes Park, CO. He paints daily in his studio.