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‘Artist Behind The Art’ Features The Work Of Artisan Louie Ash
Posted by Mary Davies Kerns on
Submitted photos These Santa Claus ornaments were carved and painted by local artisan Louie Ash. by Mary Kernsfor Burns Times-Herald Ash and his cat, Lucky, showcase one of the largest frames that Ash has ever created. This week’s Artist Behind the Art is wood sculpture Louie Ash. A Harney County native, Ash was born at the old hospital on Egan Street in Burns. His family had a ranch in Frenchglen, which is where Ash attended grade school. He rode his horse five miles to and from class each school day. Ash’s family summered their cattle in the Big and Little...
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