Featured Artist Shane Conroy

“Serpent Power” Mixed Media on Canvas, 48” x 48” by artist Shane Conroy. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

During Shane Conroy's long career as an artist, he has drawn on a broad range of influences and experience to create a fascinating portfolio. Learn more by visiting his website.     I was born and grew up in Australia and have … [Read more]

Featured Artist Elizabeth Fontaine-Barr

“Castle Coast” Acrylic, 24” x 24” by artist Elizabeth Fontaine-Barr. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Elizabeth Fontaine-Barr invites you to step into her colorful fantasy landscapes and experience the dynamic energy and serenity of nature. View more of her work by visiting her website.     As a young girl I knew I wanted … [Read more]

How I Built an Art Business in a Niche Market

Ceramic mural by Karen Singer Tileworks

Ceramic artist Karen Singer developed a business model serving a niche market and is expanding into new sectors. We spoke about her strategy and insights for other artists.     AS:  You built a business serving a specific niche … [Read more]

Featured Artist Kim Goldfarb

"Tiny Dancer" Mixed Media on Board, 36" x 48" by artist Kim Goldfarb. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Inspired by her childhood, artist Kim Goldfarb paints raw, honest images of women of color, capturing their courage and determination. Visit her website to see more.     I love to paint. I enjoy everything about it. I use mainly … [Read more]

Featured Artist Bart Keagy

"Fire Sky" Photography, Various Sizes by artist Bart Keagy. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Photographer Bar Keagy captures the iconic beauty of the California coastline, creating a sense of place and time. Visit his website to see more of his work.     I am Bart Keagy, a professional photographer. My fascination for … [Read more]

Featured Artist Nano Sfera

"Luna Botón 1" Oil and Buttons on Canvas, 19.7" Circumference by artist Nano Sfera. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Nano Sfera’s oil paintings, filled with symbolism and embellishment, express his fascination with the planets and universe. Learn more by visiting his website.     From an early age I was completely fascinated by the … [Read more]

Featured Artist Cheryl Rezendes

“Whichever Way the River Flows” Mixed Media and Stitching on Cloth, 39” x 34.75” by artist Cheryl Rezendes. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Fiber artist Cheryl Rezendes creates beautifully painted and stitched works of art using layered and altered fabric. Learn more about her work by visiting her website.     The circumstances of life are always changing. Personal … [Read more]

How I Earn a Living as a Full-Time Artist

Artist Cherie Burbach poses with some of her work at an art show. Read her interview at www.ArtsyShark.com

by Carolyn Edlund How does a full-time artist earn a living? Quite often, by cultivating multiple streams of revenue. We spoke with artist Cherie Burbach, who has developed a business model that includes various markets and income … [Read more]

Featured Artist Mitch Madsen

"For a Price" Digital Art, Various Sizes by artist Mitch Madsen. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Mitch Madsen uses his vivid imagination to create beautiful, otherworldly images that tell a story. Learn more about this artist and his work by visiting his Facebook page.     After twenty-five years as a graphic designer … [Read more]

Featured Artist Stevie Love

"A Love Supreme" Acrylic Paint, Vinyl Mesh and Faux Fur, 18" x 18" By artist Stevie Love. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Stevie Love’s unique and vividly colorful mixed media work blurs the line between painting and sculpture. Visit her website to view more of her portfolio.     I live and work in Juniper Hills, in the foothills overlooking … [Read more]

Artist Showcase, Midsummer 2018

"The Separation of Heron and Crow" Monotype with Mixed Media, 11.5" x 9" by artist Sharmon Davidson. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Twenty-two artists were invited to share their work in this midsummer Artist Showcase. Using a variety of different styles and mediums, these artists all bring their passion to the world of art. Learn more about each artist by clicking their … [Read more]

Featured Artist Kathy Moore Wilson

"Cinta" Mixed Media on Watercolor Paper, 16" x 10" by artist Kathy Wilson. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Enjoy these captivating and expressive animal portraits by artist Kathy Moore Wilson. See more of her work by visiting her website.     I’m both a painter and an animator. But mostly, I think of myself as a storyteller. Even when … [Read more]

Fall 2018 Art Business Workshops

These professional development workshops offer intensive business training for artists and makers. Join us this fall for an exciting learning event!   September 7-9 Art Business Summit/Dallas-Fort Worth Sponsored by The Clark Hulings … [Read more]

Featured Artist Anup Shah

"Hush 1" Photographic Print, 30" x 20" by artist Anup Shah. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Anup Shah’s enigmatic wildlife photographic portraits appear to be drawn with pencil or charcoal. Learn more about this artist and his passion for his subject by visiting his website.     I spent my entire childhood in Kenya at a … [Read more]