Sam Thiewes studied art at the American Academy of Art in Chicago. Besides working as a freelance illustrator hes spent time teaching at The College of Dupage, at C.S.U. and has presented countless painting workshops. Sams work for the last fifteen years has consisted of both in studio and plein air depicting landscapes, wildlife, portraits and figurative works.
His art has won a variety of awards. Collectors around the world have his art hanging in their personal galleries. Currently Sam lives with his wife Nancy in Ft. Collins, CO.