Art is an intimate way of communicating a message, feeling or emotion to others. My goal is to spark a fond memory, inspire an idea or enlighten my viewers of the varied subjects I have chosen to portray. Of ultimate interest to me is that special bond that develops between people, animals, and each other. – Christine

Best of Show II

I was delighted to learn that my larger than life black bear bronze was awarded as this year's “Best of Show II“ by the lovely city of Sioux Falls South Dakota. It currently is installed on a prominent street corner in town where I have personally witnessed people of...

2 Whitetail Bucks

After nearly a year working on this exciting project , I now have client approval to start the mold-making process for  limited edition bronze. These two Whitetail bucks are life sized, and although you can't see the cougar chasing them, he will be in the finished...

People’s Choice Award

The Castlegar News graced "Mountain Love" with this very gracious article: For a second consecutive year, Colorado sculptor Christine Knapp delights Sculpturewalk patrons with one of her superb animal bronzes. Last year she displayed two of her spectacularly life-like...

Back in the studio

The first sculpture of a three part commission is now done. This life-sized mountain lion will be chasing two life-sized white tail deer bucks. The lion is still in clay, ready to start the mold/bronze foundry process. The foam enlargements of the deer will have to be...