Scott R. Shaffer
Colorado native. Born, Littleton, Colorado 1963. Resides, Grand Junction, Colorado.
Bachelors degree in Natural Sciences, Mesa State College, Grand Junction, CO, 1986; began sculpting, 1987; made transition to full-time sculptor, 1994.
Prior to 1995 exhibited work predominately in regional exhibits, including the Loveland Sculpture International and Loveland Sculpture in the Park. Additional exhibits include the Mystic International, Mystic, CT; Nature Works Wildlife Art Show, Tulsa, OK; and the Reflections of Nature Wildlife Art Show, Fallbrook, CA.
|2013||Commission - Theta Chi House, Gainesville, Florida - 2 - 7 ft. long American Alligators|
|2011||Purchase - private party - "Great Blue" Heron and "The Port Authority" Brown Pelican|
|2010||Purchase - City of Green River ,Utah - American White Pelican|
|Commission - City of Delta, Colorado - 9 ft. tall Antoine Robidoux, Ute Indian and 2 dogs (1840 era)|
|2009||Purchase - University of Florida for the Ben Hill Griffin Stadium-14 ft. long American Alligator|
|2007||Commission - Nature Works, Tulsa, OK - American Alligator|
|Commission - Private party, Aspen, CO � Black Bear Cub|
|2006||Purchase - City of Edmond, OK � Brown Pelican|
|2004||Commission � Private party, Durango, Colorado � Family memorial|
|2003||Purchase - University of Florida � Three American Alligators|
|Purchase � City of Sumter, SC � Mute Swan|
Loveland Sculpture Group for donation to the City of Loveland, CO - Brown
|2001||Commission - Private party, Pebble Beach, CA � Three
California Sea Otters
|2000||Commission - City of Texas City, TX - White Pelican|
|Purchase - Private party for donation to the City of Fallbrook, CA
� Mute Swan
|1999||Commission - Orange County Regional History Center, Orlando FL � Historical figure Bunk Baxter and three American Alligators|
|Commission - City of Texas City, TX � Brown Pelican
|1998||Purchase - Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL � Great
|Purchase - Private party for donation to Mesa State College, Grand
Junction, CO � Great Blue Heron
|Purchase - City of Texas City, Texas � Great Blue Heron
|1997||Purchase - Gator Booster Club for installation at University of
Florida�s Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, Gainesville, FL � American Alligator
|Purchase - Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida �
|Commission - Littleton Historical Museum, Littleton, Colorado � Mute Swan|
Honors and Awards
Rocky Mountain PBS - Profiled in series Western Bounty, 2002-2003
One-man Exhibit - Western Colorado Center for the Arts, 2002
Best of Show -2000 Qwest Arts Expo.
Featured Artist - 1999 Reflections of Nature Wildlife Art Show
Work selected four consecutive years for inclusion in the Cypress Gardens Wildlife Sculpture Series, a year-long exhibit depicting threatened and endangered wildlife.
Featured in the Jan/Feb 1999 edition of Wildlife Art Magazine, in an article on creativity entitled, �The Prize of Humanity�.
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PO Box 4806, Grand Junction, CO 81502
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