• Museum Exhibition

    25 years of Cast Paper Sculpture by Allen and Patty Eckman Celebrating their inventive evolution of their method and medium.   Allen and Patty Eckman have worked in the medium of cast paper sculpture since 1987 and are internationally recognized … Continue reading

  • Little Eagle Dancing II 2/25

    Description: This new and precious little guy is a world traveler dancing all the way back from the Victoria and Albert Museum in London where it was on display in a special exhibition in 2011. Number 2 of 25 in … Continue reading

  • Giclee on Canvas: Taking a Big Bull

    Description: This large, beautiful and graphic giclee on canvas comes ready to hang complete with hanging devices with gallery wrapped 1 1/2″ stretcher bars. By taking photos of his original sculptures, Allen Eckman created this image.  He digitally composed this scene from … Continue reading

  • Waiting for Lunch

    Patty Eckman creates this special limited edition piece in two sizes. Both (very similar) pieces feature the same frog waiting for the dragonfly to come off the Lilly pad flower. “Waiting for Lunch”  small size 6″x6″x7″ “Waiting for Lunch II” … Continue reading

  • Giclee on Canvas: Teton Cowgirl

    Description: This special print is on stretched canvas and is a (giclee) oil painting.  It is a reproduction of an original oil painting created from a picture Allen took of Patty on Chief, and from others he took of the … Continue reading

  • Giclee WC Print: Goin’ Ridin’

    Description: This special print is on watercolor paper and is a giclee watercolor.  It is a digital watercolor Allen created from a picture he took of Patty coming out of a barn, tack in hand. She was “goin’ ridin’ on … Continue reading

  • Rose and Butterfly

    Description: “Rose and Butterfly” is a wonderfully beautiful rose sitting on a bed of rose leaves with a small butterfly perched on the rosebud. Patty Eckman   Size: 6″x 6″x 4″ In Clear Acrylic Pedestal Box Edition of 65 Cast … Continue reading

  • Swallow Tail

    Description: “Swallow Tail” shows off its beautiful wings in high detail as it sits on a chokecherry twig with fruit and leaves present. Patty Eckman   Size: 6″x 6″x 4″ In Clear Acrylic Pedestal Box Edition of 100 Cast Paper … Continue reading

  • Dragonfly

    Description: “Dragonfly” shows itself in high detail on a leafed out twig. Patty Eckman   Size: 6″x 6″x 4″ In Clear Acrylic Pedestal Box Edition of 65 Cast Paper Sculptures

  • Monarch II

    Description: “Monarch II” is of a high detail long antenna Monarch butterfly perched on a blooming twig. Patty Eckman   Size: 6″x 6″x 4″ In Clear Acrylic Pedestal Box Edition of 65 Cast Paper Sculptures

  • The Rose

    Description: “The Rose” is a beautiful, free-standing pedestal piece in an acrylic box. It features life-size rose. This is the rose that Eckman Fine Art has available for other artists to try. You’ll find it in the “Patty’s Flowers “section. … Continue reading

  • Protecting the Rose

    Description: “Protecting the Rose,” is a wall-hanging in an acrylic box. It features a large, life-size rose with a smaller rose bud tied to it with a ribbon. On the stem of the large rose is a ladybug. Ladybugs eat … Continue reading

  • Three Lady Slipper Orchids

    Description: “Three Lady Slipper Orchids,” is a free-standing pedestal piece in a glass dome. This beautiful piece shows a dragonfly perched on the center of three elegant, life-size orchids. Patty Eckman   Size: 12″x 8″  In GlassDome Edition of 25 … Continue reading

  • Eagle Head Dance Stick

    Description: This Golden Eagle Dance Stick is another coveted by Native American Dancers. The stick shaft has a beaded wrap behind the eagle head (with beads). The leather wrap grip has a tassel tail of horsehair and twisted cloth tassels. … Continue reading

  • Eagle Talon Dance Stick with Tassels

    Description: The straight stick is topped with an eagle talon, tailed with horsehair tassels, and completed with twisted cloth tassels. In the middle are beads and many more tassels, including two strung bead tassels. Two eagle feathers complete the design … Continue reading

  • Eagle Talon Dance Stick

    Description: This Golden Eagle Dance Stick is one that is coveted by dancers. It is truly representative of the eagle; with eagle head and two eagle talons. The stick shaft has a beaded wrap behind the eagle head and a … Continue reading

  • Eagle Dance Stick

    Description: This Golden Eagle Dance Stick is one that is coveted by dancers. It is truly representative of the eagle; with eagle head and two eagle talons. The stick shaft has a beaded wrap behind the eagle head and a … Continue reading

  • Feathered Dance Stick

    Description: This dance stick is decorated beautifully and beaded all around with a cloth twist at the head and tail, with horsehair on the end. It has a wrapped grip, and there are four eagle feathers hanging from a string … Continue reading

  • Buffalo Dance Rib

    Description: The rib of a buffalo is represented in this paper sculpture by Allen Eckman. The rib is decorated with a wrapped handle adorned with fringe and cloth twist tassel. It also sports two eagle feathers. It is strung like … Continue reading

  • Pony Dance Stick

    Description: The pony dance stick (or horse dance stick) is a favorite with Native American Indians, as they are used in the traditional and fancy dances. This one is designed with a horse head at one end and a single … Continue reading

  • Fancy Dance Fan

    Description: The Native American Indian Dance Fan is well represented here with fancy stitching, bead designs and trailing horsehair with cloth twist tassels. The many eagle feathers are led by the first five primary wing feathers on the left wing … Continue reading

  • His New “Mocs” II

    Description: These delightful little foot covers look so real they could walk right out of the gallery. They are adorned with bead strips on the flaps, and bead disks on the tongue and toe. They are also open so you … Continue reading

  • Shield Number Two

    Description: This convex shield design is typically made of buffalo hump rawhide. The design of a shell disk with horsehair tassels, coup stripes with a bird painted on it was obtained in the Plains Indian Warrior’s vision quest. It is … Continue reading

  • Shield Number One

    Description: This convex shield design is typically made of buffalo hump rawhide. The design of a shell disk with horsehair tassels, coup stripes with a bear painted on it was obtained in the Plains Indian warrior’s vision quest. It is … Continue reading

  • Shaman’s Knife

    Description: This is a typical Plains Indian handmade knife, knife sheath and belt. The knife blade would have been made of scavenged medal. The leather sheath would be decorated with brass tacks.  The knife can actually be removed from the … Continue reading

  • His Brother’s Knife

    Description: This is a typical Plaines Indian handmade knife, knife sheath and belt. The knife blade would have been made of scavenged medal. The leather sheath would be decorated with brass tacks. The knife can actually be removed from the … Continue reading

  • Courting Flute

    Description: The traditional flute is a wonderful symbol of music and love for the Native Americans. This flute is completely sculpted in paper (with no casts). It is dressed with feathers and horsehair tassels, in combination with trade cloth tassel … Continue reading

  • Talon Pipe

    Description: The Talon Pipe is one of Allen’s favorites to create. Like the Buffalo Pipe, it is detailed similarly to many of his “Warriors in the Wind” pieces. Sculpted eagle talons hold the pipe bowl. Seven eagle feathers with horsehair … Continue reading

  • Buffalo Pipe II

    Description: The Buffalo Pipe is a strong medicine pipe for the Plains Tribes. This pipe has a long twisted pipe stem. It features a buffalo bowl carved out of pipe stone. It features four eagle feathers, twisted trade cloth tassels … Continue reading

  • Prayer Pipe

    Description: The pipe is, and always was, an instrument of prayer for Native Americans. This pipe has a typical pipe stone head with long stem, decorated with three trade cloth tassels and three eagle feathers. It also has rawhide wraps … Continue reading

  • Muzzleloader Gun Case

    Description: This cast paper sculpture gun case is hand stitched and decorated with cast paper glass beads. It is complete with long fringe at the barrel end, and short fringe at the stock end. It is the companion to the … Continue reading

  • Muzzleloader Rifle

    Description: This is a typical Plaines /mountain man muzzleloader rifle (circa early to mid-1800s). Features include a long barrel and decorative stock. Although this weapon is of the black powder type, it is not smooth bore but rifled, which makes … Continue reading

  • Quiver with Bow Case

    Description: This cast paper sculpture represents a typical leather buffalo, elk or buckskin hide Plaines Indian quiver. The attached bow case is decorated with glass beads, fringe and functional strap. Allen Eckman   Size: 18″x 3″x 1.5″ relief Edition of … Continue reading

  • Bow with 3 Arrows

    Description: This sculpture represents a typical Plains Indian bow with leather wraps to strengthen it and fringe on each side of the grip for decoration.  The bow comes with three feathers attached (unstrung or strung). The arrows are in scale and … Continue reading

  • Wolves of the Crow Lance

    Description: This wonderfully decorated paper sculpture is representative of a Plaines Indian hunting/war lance, complete with six large eagle feathers in front, and two smaller ones in the back. The many rawhide wraps comprise tassels of trade cloth, leather and … Continue reading

  • Hunting/War Lance

    Description: This wonderfully decorated paper sculpture is representative of a Plaines Indian hunting/war lance, complete with four large eagle feathers in front, and three smaller ones in in the back. The many rawhide wraps were composed tassels of trade cloth, leather … Continue reading

  • Lance

    Description: This is the design Allen uses for many of his riders and “Warriors in the Wind” pieces.  It has two large eagle feathers in front, with another small in the back.  The many rawhide wraps were composed tassels of trade … Continue reading

  • “His Father’s War Club”

    Description: He is the chief. His father is another warrior in the clan. This is his war club. The Indians call it a skull cracker. Unlike the tomahawk, it has a long handle for use on horseback. Allen Eckman   … Continue reading

  • Print: Wife and Child of Medicine Bull

    Description: At the time of this posting, “Wife and Child of Medicine Bull” is one of Patty’s latest large commissioned pieces.  This one-half life-size piece is a freestanding sculpture on a relief base ground platform. It is a companion to the … Continue reading

  • Print: Medicine Bull

    Description: At the time of this posting, “Medicine Bull” is one of Allen’s latest large commissioned pieces.  This one-half life-size piece is a freestanding sculpture on a relief base ground platform. It is a companion to the piece Patty did … Continue reading

  • Print: A Mother’s Legacy

    Description: A mother is handed a baby doll from her young daughter. It will be tied tightly into in the toy cradleboard the mother is holding.  On her back is the mother’s youngest child, in her real cradleboard.  ”A Mother’s Legacy” … Continue reading

  • Print: Teton Booty- Digital Oil on Canvas Giclee

    Description: Allen won the Gold Medal for the Digital Art Category at the National Veterans Creative Arts Festival in 2009 for his “Teton Booty” (digital oil on canvas giclee).  It is another one of his combination sculpture and landscape (composite) … Continue reading

  • Print: The Boulders- Watercolor Giclee

    Description: This beautiful digital watercolor print of the boulders in Arizona was created by Allen Eckman (from a photo he took at sunset).  It is printed as a giclee on archival watercolor paper (with archival inks). The print is available … Continue reading

  • Print: Fancy Dancer IV

    Description:  A very popular subject with both Allen and Patty for many years, the “Fancy Dancer” is created with dazzling detail. This one-quarter life-size cast paper sculpture was used as a model for a one-half life-size piece commissioned by Ripley’s Entertainment. … Continue reading

  • Print: Shawl Dancer

    Description:  This print displays a very popular subject with both Allen and Patty for many years, the Shawl Dancer. Patty created this cast paper sculpture as a commissioned, one-third life-size piece for the corporate collection of the Raymond James Corporation.  This … Continue reading

  • Print: Traditional Dancer

    Description:  This print is a photograph of a subject matter the Eckmans have considered to be a personal favorite for many years, the Traditional Dancer. Allen created this cast paper sculpture as a one-quarter life-size piece. With this piece he won … Continue reading

  • Print: Eagle Hoop Dancer

    Description:  This print is a photograph of a subject matter the Eckmans have considered to be a personal favorite for many years, the Hoop Dancer. Allen created this cast paper sculpture as a commissioned, one-half life-size piece.  The hoop dancer … Continue reading

  • Print: White Buffalo Sky

    Description: This mystical scene depicts the spirits of three medicine men holding up the buffalo medicine pipe, skull and horn with rattle. Suddenly, at sunset, the white buffalo spirit appears. Allen first photographed the sculpture of the three medicine men … Continue reading

  • Print: White Buffalo Returns

    Description: This is a mystical scene where two Plaines Indian warrior spirits in the Black Hills of South Dakota visit a white buffalo. Allen photographed a “Warrior in the Wind” called “Blackfoot Bow and the Buffalo, the mounted figure from … Continue reading

  • Print: Standing Elks Vision (Digital Sculpture)

    Description: This captivating scene depicts a Plains Indian Warrior with bow and arrow and elk horn headdress. He hunts as a golden eagle soars above. This elk hunter is experiencing a vision of a bull elk and cow together. Actually, … Continue reading

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