Richard Dolan is an artist and founder of the workshop, Tails of Stellwagen. His studio provides interactive sculpture to educators affiliated with museums and whale watch companies. Richard's career as a naturalist with the New England Aquarium spurned a focus on teaching scientific literacy and conservation ethics. His mission is to demystify the behavior and physiology of enigmatic creatures through the universal language of sculpture and visual art.
This whale themed art has been shared with nonprofit Whale and Dolphin Conservation and over 20 education programs. He has presented with the Society for Marine Mammalogy, World Cetacean Alliance, Center for Coastal Studies, and National Marine Educators Association. The artist resides on San Juan Island, WA.