“I’ve fished my whole life,” Lure painter Chris Helgason said. “I love doing this. Painting lures makes me happy and I know it catches fish. Even the fish appreciate the art of my lures!”
Since he was a young boy, Helgason has always painted images of fish. He would paint lures purchased from the local bait shop in Newport and people started buying them from him on his fishing trips.
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“If you don’t come see me today, I can’t catch you any fish.” – Chris Helgason