Born in 1983, Judd Thompson spent his formative years growing up on the Crow Indian Reservation. Gaining inspiration from the art he was surrounded by in his parents business, The Custer Battlefield Trading Post. Judd draws inspiration from western artists, especially Joseph Henry Sharp. Judd uses his passion for color theory to capture the essence of Crow Country in a variety of media. After graduating from the University of Wyoming in 2010 with a degree in Art & Art History, Judd moved to Billings, MT where he currently resides.