Currently this business is licensed and doing business as as Von Frese Studios in Farley, Missouri: 815-896-5781 but this studio is for private access and wholesale business in contract art commercial sign design and sculpture.
Wilderness gallery was founded by me in 1977 in Kansas City 8.5 Westport Rd.) and grew by moving to 5 Main Street, Parkville, Missouri in
1978. In my galley were several internationally famous artists and associates who consigned some examples of their work to the gallery;
Patricia Duncan: photographer and author of \'Tallgrass Prairie\'
Frank Szasz: The world famous Hungarian portrait painter who was once held in a concentration camp by Stalin and was freed after doing a 24' mural portrait of the dictator.
Dennis Anderson: Wildlife bronze and impressionist painter
William Wind McKim; stone lithography, prints
James Perttijohn; wildlife paintings and wood carvings
Dennis Trainer: bronze sculpture and foundry
Harry Sreeves: illustrator
Currently I manage a public gallery other in Parkville, Missouri and receive contracts to design public monuments and signs. One of my talents is in logos installation in large scale on building walls as well as fine art installed on building walls.