Description RC deWinter - All Rights ReservedThis is a digitized sideline photograph of Union Pacific's Big Boy engine 4023, now preserved in Kennefick Park, Omaha, Nebraska. Arguably the largest successful steam engine ever built, the first group of Big Boys was used on UP's run from Ogden to Wahsatch, Utah, and was specifically designed to be strong enough to pull a freight train over the 1.14% grade of the Wahsatch. The engine pictured here was built in 1944 as part of the second group of Big Boys manufactured as part of the WWII effort. Most of the Big Boys were finally retired from service in 1961;
RC DeWinter, Fairfield, CT Member Since December 2008 Artist StatementHello and welcome to my portfolio on Imagekind. Here's a bit about me:
RC deWinter is a Connecticut writer/digital artist whose artwork has been published in many print and online journals, including, among others, The American Muse, Fine Art Photography, Poetry Nook, 2River View, Pink Panther, Official Feature Online Entertainment Magazine, Garden Tripod and also used as set décor on ABC-TV’s “Desperate Housewives." In 2013 Ms. deWinter she was one of six finalists for a Shorty Award, the national social media awards, in art. Ms. deWinter is honored to be the first digital artist invited to exhibit at the Arts of Tolland Gallery in Connecticut. Her 4-week solo exhibition was an unqualified success. Her poetry publication credits include The New York Times, Uno: A Poetry Anthology, 2River View, Another Sun, Pink Panther Magazine, Pilcrow & Dagger, Plum Ruby Review, Poetry Life and Times and numerous other print/online publications. If you enjoy my work, please spread the word, and thank you for stopping by.