* Randall Ogle is a native artist of the Great Smoky Mountains.
* He is the great-grandson of early mountain pioneers.
* Randall grew up in the Gnatty Branch community near Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
* A self-taught artist, Randall began painting at the age of 14 in the spring of 1969.
* He is a portrait artist but also known for his landscapes and nature scenes.
* Randall usually spends an average of 3 weeks to do an original painting.
* Randall Ogle's work is always found among serious art collectors.
* Randall's wife, Jayne, is the manager of his gallery.