Strokes of genius

Artist has passion for illustrating hunting, fishing scenes

Posted: December 21, 2014 at 2:35 a.m.

Pat Matthews of Little Rock carries a portable art studio into the hunting woods on his four-wheeler.

On a slow day in a deer stand, some hunters read books, some play on social media, and some nap.

After forgetting to bring his brushes to a deer hunt, Pat Matthews painted a scene from his stand with a pocketknife. Since then, knife paintings have...

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