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A variety of artist with a variety of talents call Marathon home. Check out their work, or take a lesson. Anyone of them are happy to share with you the 'secrets' of their success .....

Bob Freeman Photography LLC
Fine art photography and woodcrafting specializing in landscapes of the Big Bend and a variety of wood crafts native american flutes and writing instruments
P.O Box 288
Marathon, TX 79842
Carol Townsend Photography
Work on display at the Cactus Flower and The Rusty Rabbit 103E US HWY 90 Marathon, Tx. 79842 Cctsflower50@yahoo.com Phone 1-432-244-8432

Carol studied photography at Cambridge Community College in Cambridge, MN. Since moving to Marathon in 1995 she has had many photographs in the Big Bend Travel Guide, The Cenizo and also had one of her photographs featured on a postcard used by the Marathon Chamber of Commerce. Local Images and postcards are displayed at The Rusty Rabbit and Cactus Flower in Marathon, Tx. 79842.

Please visit Carol's blog.


Marathon, TX 79842
E. Dan Klepper
Fine Art
105 N. Ave. D
Marathon, TX 79842
James Evans
Fine Art Photography
James Evans has been photographing the people and landscapes of the Big Bend and across its borders since 1988
21 S 1st Street
Marathon, TX 79842
James Evans' New Book 'Crazy From The Heat'
Released July 2011
University of Texas Press. Forward by Rebecca Solnit

Maisie Lee
Hand Carved Wooden Doors, Paintings

Hand carved doors for homes and churches, designed to order. See the Marathon Catholic and Methodist churches in Marathon for examples. Maisie has also written a book about her life and adventures in the Big Bend dating back to her arrival here in the 1940's.

Stop by Eve's Garden B&B at 200 NW 3rd st to view her works. 


Wes Spears
Wood is good. The world of Wesley Spears has always been full of items that nail, glue or weld together.
900 E. Hwy 90
Marathon, TX 79842