Rosellen Westerhoff
Nature Artist

Custom Animal Portraits


Welcome to Art by RIG!
The virtual home of Montana artist, Rosellen Westerhoff (aka, "RIG").

Please take a few moments and browse the site to learn more About the Artist as well as visit the Gallery of Available Art.

I'm pleased to announce the release of Gaddy and Greymouse, an enchanting tale about an unlikely friendship.  Follow the adventures of Gaddy the Canadian Goose and Greymouse the Field Mouse, as they meet and become best friends along the shore of Lake Pellow.  Written by Katherine Bolamperti and Illustrated by Montana artist Rosellen Westerhoff.

    iBookstore                                 In Print
(Read Aloud Edition)                    (Paperback)


A collection of precious pet/animal memories

illustrated in colored pencil by RIG.
With 'I Remember You' music track by Lerik.


"Running with Cloud"
Acrylic, 24" x 36"

Depicts the Mustang stallion Cloud of The Cloud Foundation, who lives and runs free in the Pryor Mountains.

"Rope Ready", Working Horse Series
Acrylic, 18" x 24"

Spring branding in Montana.  On display and for sale at Carbon Country Arts Guild, Red Lodge Mt.

"Bellus Equus"
Colored Pencil, 11" x 14"

Pryor Mountain Mustang.  SOLD.  Limited Edition Prints Available.

Ex Arte Equinus 5 International Equine Art Competition Director's Award Winner, Appears in Issue #14 of Art Horse Magazine and the Ex Arte Equinus 5 book