Lakota artist Carl Winters is a member of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe in North Dakota. Winters has received numerous awards for his oil and acrylic paintings on canvas, hand drums, buffalo, deer and elk hides. He has a commissioned mural in the Denver International Airport, has been featured on CNN's "Across America" and in Southwest Art. His works appear in museums, galleries and private collections worldwide. As he writes, "I strive to communicate the validity of the Indian experience in hopes that my work will serve as a vehicle for cross-cultural understanding and respect." Carl Winters has a good and beautiful spirit; he is the real human being we dream of.