Welcome to the PaulHopman.com. Paul Hopman’s unique style captures the spirit and beauty of his animal subjects. As an illustrator and teacher, Paul’s passion is promoting education, conservation and preservation of the world’s animal kingdom. Many of the animals he depicts are listed as Endangered and are rarely seen in the wild.
His original works and one of a kind reproductions are available online, in galleries, and art shows.
Tucson Gem Show
Monday, February 4th, 2013
Amazing time at the Gem Show. Met with new vendors mining Turquise and Chrysocolla, a new mineral for me. It is a mixture of copper, malachite , azurite, quartz,cuprite and specular hematite. I use these stones to inlay the Mesquite … Continue reading
Cowboy Christmas in Las Vegas
Thursday, December 6th, 2012
Amazing. 366 Vendors, jewlers, boot makers, artists, clothing, and outfiters. Meeting some great people – like the publisher of Cowgirwwwl Magazine.
Wednesday, August 8th, 2012
Completing 14 day Event at DeGrazia Gallery
Monday, March 12th, 2012
Congradulations to Seneca Nunn here in Tucson, winner of “Misty” framed in Barn Board. Seneca was picked #133 of #506 people who signed the guest book. Three more shows this season and then looking at shows out of area.
Day #9 at DeGrazia Gallery
Monday, March 5th, 2012
Wild Mustangs on the Nevada range. This group is a family, an amazing photo. The visitors are seeing work done live.
Day #8 DeGrazia, Little Gallery
Saturday, March 3rd, 2012
Awesome privilege. 2 weeks in a private setting with hundreds of people from around the world visiting. Teaching many the Art of Scratchboard.
Wednesday, February 29th, 2012
For the next 2 weeks I am showing at The Little Gallery here in Tucson. Great time, meeting people from all around the world visiting on holiday
Coninental Plaza, Green Valley, Az
Monday, January 30th, 2012
Happy couple. Great show. What’s next is getting ready for DeGrazia – Little Gallery Feb. 26th through March 9th.
Long Island summer fun
Monday, September 5th, 2011
Amazing weekend, prior to the hurricane. We even experienced an earthquake. Chuck and Michelle hosted the best event ever. Upon our return this past Tuesday a Desert Tortoise showed up in our back yard. We are looking into the care … Continue reading
Mustang Heritage Foudation Art Contest
Thursday, June 9th, 2011
Extreme Mustang Makeover The results of the Art Contest are…3rd Place, Jessica Willyard – Only the Beginning; 2nd place, Katherine Payne – Nothing But Love; and last but not least our first place winner is Paul Hopman with Red Ryder! … Continue reading
Updated website –
Saturday, April 16th, 2011
I have know aligned myself with Mustangs of America Foundation as posted on my site in the About Paul page. There are 3 additions in the southwest section and have added a Collectors button. Summer is a slow time for … Continue reading
2011 Tucson Rodeo
Thursday, March 3rd, 2011
Wind, rain dust and snow, great time had by all. 6 days as a vendor /artist with attendance of 8 to 9,000 people per day. Completed a quarter horse named Eastwood and will forward soon. Great Mexican food, boot-makers and … Continue reading