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Gil Rumsey

Kansas native Gil Rumsey has been passionate about art his entire life. He received his Bachelor of Arts with an emphasis in Commercial Illustration from Kansas State University. Gil has designed stained glass, concrete sculptures, worked in woodblock printing, and is well known for his paintings in both watercolor and acrylic.

Gil's career spans over 40 years in the business of art both nationally and internationally. He currently continues painting, picture framing and publishing. Visit to learn more of his story.