It's Almost Here - Join Us for the First Day of Sale, June 28 in Ashland, Va.
The First Day of Sale for the
2013-2014 Federal Duck Stamp and Junior Duck Stamp will be held on Friday, June 28 at the Bass Pro Shops in Ashland, Va. The ceremony begins at 10 a.m., with stamp sales and autographs to follow. Join us!
Art and Wildlife Collide:
2013 Federal Duck Stamp Contest to be Held
Sept. 27 and 28 in Northwestern Ohio
Hunting Season is Here!
E-Stamp customers: Please email Tammyw@amplex.com if you have not received your stamp
Need Your Federal Duck Stamp?
Click Here to Find Out Where You Can Buy Them
Need to Know State Hunting Regulations?
Click Here for Links to Every State DNR/Fish & Game Office or call 1-800-344-WILD (9453)
List of 2012 contest entrants (.pdf)
(see online gallery to view entries by number)
Thanks to Weber State News, the award-winning student-run news service at WSU, for producing this terrific video about the 2012 Federal Duck Stamp Contest.
California Artist Robert Steiner Wins 2012 Federal Duck Stamp Contest
Robert Steiner, an artist from San Francisco, Calif., is the winner of the 2012 Federal Duck Stamp Art Contest.
The announcement was made today by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Deputy Director Rowan Gould at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. Steiner's acrylic painting of a common goldeneye will be made into the 2013-2014 Federal Duck Stamp, which will go on sale in late June 2013.
High-resolution image of winning art
Paul Bridgford of Des Moines, Iowa, placed second with his acrylic painting of a pair of northern shovelers.
Gerald Mobley of Claremore, Okla., took third place with his acrylic painting of a pair of northern shovelers. Mobley’s art appeared on the 1985-1986 Federal Duck Stamp.
Save the Date and Tell Your Friends
The 2012 Federal Duck Stamp Contest
is September 28 and 29
click here to access a downloadable version
The First Day of Sale is June 29! Put Your Stamp on Conservation and Buy Duck Stamps!
Join us for the First Day of Sale for the 2012-2013 Federal and Junior Duck Stamps, June 29
April 10, 2012
Once again we will partner with BassPro Shops to host the First Day of Sale event for the 2012-2013 Federal and Junior Duck Stamps. Join us on Friday, June 29 at 10 a.m. at the BassPro Shops retail outlet in Hampton, Va. Meet the Federal and Junior Duck Stamp artists and the 2011 contest judges. Be among the first to buy your 2012-2013 duck stamps!
Minnesota Artist Joseph Hautman Wins
2011 Federal Duck Stamp Contest
October 31, 2011
Joseph Hautman of Plymouth, Minnesota, won the 2011 Federal Duck Stamp Contest today with his acrylic painting of a single wood duck. Hautman has previously won the contest three times, in 1991, 2001 and 2007. His art will be made into the 2012-2013 Federal Duck Stamp, which will go on sale in late June 2012. Second place went to Adam Grimm of Burbank, South Dakota, for his oil painting of a single gadwall. Richard Clifton of Milford, Delaware, took third place with his acrylic painting of a pair of mallards.
View contest results