Featured Artist Elisabeth Fitzhugh

art collage featuring singer Patti Smith

Artist Elisabeth Fitzhugh creates colorful and detailed collages using regional and cultural imagery. View more of her portfolio by visiting her website.     I have spent much of my artist life in three dimensions, altering and … [Read more]

Featured Artist Dana Weekley

detailed pattern of consciousness artwork by Dana Weekley

Enjoy the mesmerizing portfolio of artist Dana Weekley, whose work connects art and consciousness. Find more by visiting her website.     If you like to stare at the night sky or pictures from the Webb telescope, you're probably … [Read more]

Featured Artist John Chehak

fanciful painting of a countryside landscape

John Chehak presents a delightfully colorful collection of contemporary paintings created in his distinctive signature style. Find more by visiting his website.     I was born in 1950 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Right in the middle of … [Read more]

Featured Artist Fleur Palau

Whimsical painting of rabbits jumping the Eiffel Tower

Enjoy artist Fleur Palau's distinctive portfolio of dreamlike landscape and figurative paintings. Find more of her work on her website.     I guess you could say that I’m an alchemist of color. The mixing of various color tones … [Read more]

An Artistic Collaboration

Photo of two collaborative artists

by Carolyn Edlund Artists Pamela Goldberg and Sabin Cannon run a studio called Art by Double Exposure. We recently had a conversation on how collaboration enhances their art and their lives.     AS: How did you meet as artists and … [Read more]

Featured Artist Mike da Ponte

Glass sculpture by artist Mike da Ponte

Mixed media artist Mike Ponte combines sculptural technique with his background in graphic design to create a compelling collection. View more of his portfolio on his website.     My name is Mike da Ponte, and I am a glass and … [Read more]

Featured Artist Rachel Brask

painting of a rainy night by Rachel Brask

Painter Rachel Brask reimagines rainy days into colorful experiences through her abstract art. See more of her vibrant work by visiting her website.     Looking through windows of pouring rain outside, observing the distortions … [Read more]

Featured Artist Bettina Madini

Painting of a vase of sunflowers

Painter Bettina Madini shares her artist story and a stunning collection of ethereal landscapes. See more of her work by visiting her website.     I was born in Berlin, during the time of the Cold War, into a very protective … [Read more]

Featured Artist Janet Massimino

Abstract painting in oil and cold wax

Janet Massimino shares an ethereal collection of abstract paintings created with acrylic, oil and cold wax. See more from this talented artist by visiting her website.     While it’s not always been the case, I am an abstract … [Read more]

Checklist for Professional Presentation

Are you serious about your creative business? Put your best foot forward and get taken seriously by those important prospective customers.     One of the biggest mistakes that artists make is jumping into the marketing arena … [Read more]

Featured Artist Lisa Welcher

Ocean inspired ceramic vessel by Lisa Welcher

Ceramic artist Lisa Welcher presents a collection of handbuilt vessels inspired by ocean life. See more by visiting her website.     I was born in Los Angeles in 1959. I was lucky enough to have a mother that allowed my … [Read more]

Featured Artist John Wesley

mixed media pop culture painting by John Wesley

Mixed media artist John Wesley presents a compelling collection of boldly colorful abstract paintings. Visit his website to see more of his portfolio.     I like the labels on all the items in my refrigerator to face the same … [Read more]

Featured Artist Grace Marquez

painting of an underwater shipwreck

Artist Grace Marquez explores the fascinating underwater realm in paintings based on scuba diving experiences. See more of her portfolio on her website.     I was born on a tiny island dubbed the “heart” of the Philippines. I … [Read more]

Featured Artist David Charity

Humorous flying fish quilt by David Charity

Enjoy the charming portfolio of fiber artist David Charity, who combines traditional skills with contemporary humor. See more by visiting his website.     I was always drawing and cartooning growing up, and took drafting in … [Read more]