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Born in 1946, Russell Cobane has dedicated a lifetime to the perfection of his awesome talent. He began in his youth as a landscape painter and spent many hours camping and fishing. In his 30's, he was a prominent commercial illustrator with a Madison Avenue artist representative. His love of plants and nature called to his soul and in 1984 he began painting wildlife.
Russ has received the following awards and achievements:
- 1985 Michigan Ducks Unlimited Artist Of The Year Award
- 1986 Michigan Duck Stamp
- 1987 Featured Artist Michigan Great Lakes Wildlife Festival
- 1988 Michigan Trout Stamp
- 1988 Indiana Ducks Unlimited Sponsor Print
- 1989 Michigan Ducks Unlimited Sponsor Print
- 1989 Michigan Ducks Unlimited Artist Of The Year Award
- 1990 Featured Artist Michigan Wildlife Habitat Foundation Show
- 1991 Commission Print for the Dominos Pizza Corporation
- 1992 South Carolina Duck Stamp
- 1995 Featured Artist Kansas City National Ducks Unlimited Show
- 1995 Featured Artist at the Michigan Bluebird Festival
- 1998 Featured Artist Michigan Wildlife Habitat Foundation Show
In addition to the above, Russ won the People's Choice Award at the Michigan Wildlife Habitat Foundation Show for five consecutive years, designed a series of eight collector plates for The Bradford Exchange and designed greeting cards for the National Wildlife Federation and the Humane Society. Cobane's efforts in conservation have earned in excess of $500,000 for Ducks Unlimited alone.
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