Tolpo Smith calls Hawaii home with
C. Tolpo Art production studios working from
Hawaii to Florida.
Her book Beauty Secrets For Life The Artpart
at online store, Art
leads newspaper and online commentary,
Artpart, since 1997.
C. Tolpo art appears across the USA in private
and public collections including
Hawaii State portraits,
Minnesota Museum of American Art
permanent collection and the
Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Catalog of American Portraits.
Since 1981 this husband and wife team...
Vince Tolpo & Carolyn Lee Tolpo...
have created site-specific wrapped Fiber-Art and Sculpture for
public, corporate, and residential spaces.
Their Pottery, Jewelry and paintings are
also in collections throughout the U.S.A.
Their Shawnee Mountain Gallery is located 38 miles S.W.
of Denver, 55918 US Hwy 285, in Colorado Mountain country.
Visit their website at:
Carl Tolpo (1901-1976) settled with his wife Lily in Northwestern
His career included numerous official portraits and sculptures
including a Heroic Head of President Abraham Lincoln at the Ford's
Theater in Washington, DC and Waukegan, IL, as well as, a
Heroic Size Senator Everett McKinley Dirksen
on the Capitol
Grounds in Springfield, Illinois.
Every summer Carl, Lily and their children, Ti, Vince and Carolyn, would
go on camping
and painting trips to Yellowstone and other National Parks of the
Reproductions of his paintings have been sold since 1939.
painting of Yellowstone he painted on site is the largest ever done 9'x 16'.
Sculptures of Abraham
Lincoln and limited Collectible Yellowstone
Prints available at,