Ray’s passion for the natural world is his inspiration behind every painting.

Renowned nature artist Raymond J. Easton has many accolades to his name, from being the featured artist in several exhibitions throughout his career to the numerous commissions he has received from private and corporate entities.  He has designed and created 20 conservation stamps for The National Audubon Society, and was the 1997 New York State duck stamp winner. He was also the winner of the National Duck Stamp Collector’s Society’s (NDSCS) 15th annual waterfowl stamp in 2023, and just recently won the Ohio duck stamp in 2024. Easton was also named “NYS Wildlife Artist of the Year” on four separate occasions  between 1995-2001. His subject matter ranges from North American birds to local landscapes, and his preferred medium is oil or acrylic. Easton resides in upstate NY.

Support for Conservation: 

A percentage of proceeds raised from the sale of selected works
will fund The Nature Conservancy in its worldwide efforts to protect and manage various ecosystems.

Ray has donated many works, both originals and limited edition reproductions to various conservation organizations throughout North America and abroad.