Art of Ray Istre

Art of Ray Istre

Ray Istre was born in 1957, in Crowley, Louisiana, and has been doing art since childhood. He began drawing and progressed into painting and print making while working at his Uncles Printing Shop, where a proof press was available to make prints. He went to LSU on an art scholarship. More of his work can be seen at

The artist is currently Working on Art of Bitcoin Mixed Media Paintings. His political art can be seen on, the #1 precious metals web site in the world. He did the first poster (portraits) for the Dixie Chicks commissioned by Laura Lynch and painted a mural featuring Ted Nugent commissioned by a friend of his. The artist did an album cover portrait of Tom Netherton, of the Lawrence Welk Show for WORD Records as well as murals, portraits and original art for over the past 40+ years.

The art work below is available for purchase in the form of Framed Prints, Stretched Canvas in various sizes and Coffee Mugs. Click on image to follow links and order. To discuss buying the original art with bitcoin, contact the artist by email: Thank you.

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Time Consiousness

Hours of the Day

Louisiana Faces

Kitco Cartoons