Hometown: Milford, DE
Richard Clifton is a 55 year old Delaware native. He lives on a historic family farm that adjoins a National Wildlife Refuge and is surrounded by inspiration for his art. His private gallery and studio overlook various conservation projects he has added to enhance wildlife. A self-taught wildlife artist, he chooses acrylics as his medium and waterfowl as one of his favorite subjects. Since his first win in 1991, he has gone on to paint 48 duck stamps including the 2007-2008 Federal. He has displayed at notable Wildlife Art Shows across the country, has been named D.U. Artist of the Year and appeared on D.U. TV as well as the documentary “The Million Dollar Duck”.