Episode 13:

Did Charlie Russell Ghost Us?

Rebecca and Mari are joined by two experts from The C.M. Russell Museum: Christina Horton and Tom Figarelle. We talk about the possibility of a Charlie Russell hologram, ghost conspiracies, and if a barstool really went through one of his most famous works.


Show Notes and Pull Quotes

Christina said that we were going to have to a surprise guest, and we thought it was going to be a hologram of Charlie Russell. Instead, the Executive Director of The C.M. Russell Museum, Tom Fagelle, joined us and said that we aren’t the only ones that want a Russell hologram.

If you have 7 million dollars to donate for the Charlie Russell hologram initiative- call Christina at 406-727-8787

Would the Russell tattoo match the Russell Skull Society seal?

Do you think the The Exalted Ruler was payment for Russell’s bar tab?

Did you know that art has to rest? Sometimes a year at a time?

Russell is famous for hiding “Easter eggs” in his works.

Are you team ghost, or team eraser fail for The Death of a Gambler?







Read more about The Inch for The Ruler here.

Donate to The C.M. Russell Museum here.

Is anyone ever going to email us?

Russell was so accurate in his paintings, that he is considered a historian and an anthropologist.

We love Nancy too. Read more about her, here.

Christina gave a tour of the studio in 2020 for us, and you can view it here!

We think you should spend at least an afternoon at the museum, but it experiences change monthly so make sure to come back often.

Want free passes to the museum? We have them. Just email us to ask for one.

Firearms, Technology, and The American West opens in 2021!

So you’re the dam expert? Let us know if our claim is wrong.