DAVID HEROLD
El Paso, Texas - United States



Original Artworks (4)

David Herold; What These Old Apache Eye..., 2002, Original Watercolor, 16 x 20 inches. Artwork description: 241 A painting with a lot of feeling.  The old Apache man looking at the land. . . remembering what it used to be.Contact Artist for price of original 18
David Herold
Original Watercolor, 2002
16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
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David Herold; Sitting Bull, 2002, Original Watercolor, 16 x 20 inches. Artwork description: 241 Sitting Bull was one of greatest Sioux Chiefs in history. He was well respected by all of his people.  In this painting you can tell that the great years were behind him. Original 18
David Herold
Original Watercolor, 2002
16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
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David Herold; Red Cloud, 2002, Original Watercolor, 16 x 20 inches. Artwork description: 241 One of the great Oglala Lakota Sioux chiefs. He was known as a fierce warrior. One of his last major victories was forcing the U. S. Army to abandon the Bozeman Trail.  Original 18
David Herold
Original Watercolor, 2002
16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
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David Herold; Bad Times Ahead, 2002, Original Watercolor, 16 x 20 inches. Artwork description: 241 The look in the eyes of this proud  warrior is uncertainty.  Uncertainty of what lies ahead in his future. The battles were all done, the reservations in place. . . . . what next?Original 18
David Herold
Original Watercolor, 2002
16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
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Artist Statement

Welcome to my portfolio! My name is David Herold and I live in historic El Paso, Texas. I recently got back into art after a brief 30 year absence while pursuing a hectic career in Insurance and Financial Planning. One morning I woke up and decided that I didn't want to do that anymore! I graduated from New Mexico Highlands University in Las Vegas, New Mexico in l972 with a double major in Art, History, and a minor in business. I studied art under world renowned oil painter, Elmer Schooley, and water color artist Ray Drew. I grew to love water color and was drawn to Native American faces and figures. The Native American history is sad and overlooked by many. The culture, traditions and customs facinate me. To be able to hang on to your culture in this day and time is truly remarkable. I learned that you can tell a lot about people in my former career. I met with literally thousands of differnt people in that 30 year time frame. I learned that you can tell alot from their eyes. You can detect joy, happiness, sadness, horrow, truthfulness, and yes lies. Believe me when I say,"The Eyes Tell The Story!" I study the eyes of my subjects and try to feel what they are feeling when I paint. I hope to convey those feelings to all that look at my paintings. I work primarily in water color and India Ink. I offer both my ...