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2018 Wild West Songwriter’s Festival

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Songwriter’s Festival at Jacobs Gallery For the last seven years, songwriters and artists from all over the country come to Deadwood to play music in businesses on Main Street. This was our third year being a venue for the local and national talent.  In order to be a performance location, we purchased state-of-the-art sound equipment, […]

Recap of Harley-Davidson’s 115th Anniversary

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Well, I must say that I’m happy I made the drive with Alexa to Milwaukee for the 115th!  It was over four years since I last visited the city and five years since the 110th Rally. The turnout for the event was great; the crowds were large and the people were friendly.  It’s estimated that […]

Main Street Initiative Cleanup

In my opinion, Deadwood is one of the most unique US towns I’ve ever visited and now I am fortunate enough to live near it.  Deadwood is best known for its involvement in the Gold Rush as well as being home for some famous name from US History like Wild Bill Hickok, Seth Bullock, Calamity […]

Deadwood’s 2017 SnoCross Races

Deadwood had its 5th Annual SnoCross races where pros and young racers came to kick up snow and push their snowmobiles to their limit.  Although I couldn’t attend because I was with Scott in CA getting our Spring collection ready, my husband, Jared and mom, Sharon went to be my eyes and ears so I could share […]

Monthly Masterpiece, “In Your Dreams”

The Story This was the first painting Scott’s oldest daughter, Olivia had ever been in.  The backdrop takes place in Spearfish Canyon, South Dakota and depicts a biker chick redoing her lipgloss on her ride through the canyon during Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. It was also the Official Sturgis piece and magazine cover for the rally in 2008 […]

Monthly Masterpiece, “Face To Face”

In our Monthly Masterpiece blogs, we will spotlight a painting each month and Scott will share the stories behind their creation. This month’s painting is “Face To Face“. The Story This painting depicts a story of a biker pulling over to see the Mt. Rushmore for the first time, hence the title “Face to Face”. Little do most people […]

The Story: Ain’t It Good To Be Alive

Ain’t It Good to be Alive was a commissioned piece by Charlie Daniels’ agent. He celebrated his 80th birthday in Nashville at a private party where he unveiled the painting.   The logo on the bottle is for his band, the cowboy hat is his favorite hat that he always wears; he was wearing it […]

Jacobs Gallery Celebrates Its Grand Opening

Family and friends from all over the world came to join us a couple weeks ago in celebrating the opening of Jacobs Gallery – Deadwood.   We had two parties – one on Sunday for local business owners and the second on Thursday for family and friends.   It was a hectic week getting ready for two […]

Update: Scott’s Motorcycle Accident

I wanted to give you all an update on Scott’s shoulder and timeline of when he thinks he will be able to paint again. As most of you already know, Scott endured a traumatic injury on the second day of the Motorcycle Cannonball last month when he encountered unexpected gravel on the road.     For those […]

Days of ’76

This week, Deadwood celebrated its 94th Annual Days of ’76 Rodeo! Cowboys and girls traveled from all over to attend and participate in this iconic rodeo in The Black Hills. It was my first year being able to experience the rodeo after coming to the area for 12 years!  I loved seeing so many horses, but mostly all […]

Deadwood – May Update

I know that it’s been a while since I last updated you on what’s happening in Deadwood, but before I do, I’d love to share exciting personal news.  I’m engaged!  😀 Here’s Jared and me at the Moulton Barn in Jackson, WY at the base of the Grand Tetons. Ok, enough about me; back to Deadwood… […]

Deadwood – March Update

Now that you watched the video, I can share in detail what’s happening currently. As most of you know, Scott Jacobs Studio has quite an impressive vintage motorcycle collection and what better place to display them than in this beautiful building? Each pod will proudly display a motorcycle from the Jacobs’ Collection for anyone that […]