Featured Artist Arlene Steinberg

"Horsing Around" Colored Pencil, 24" x 18" by artist Arlene Steinberg. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Using multiple layers of colored pencil, artist Arlene Steinberg brings everyday objects to life with vivid color and dramatic lighting. Learn more about this artist by visiting her website.     When I think about my artwork, I … [Read more]

Featured Artist Scott Troxel

“Convergence” Mahogany, MDF, Epoxy Resin and Acrylic, 46” x 37” x 2” by artist Scott Troxel. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Scott Troxel explores form, line, color, shape, and texture in his abstract, linear wood wall sculptures and paintings. See more of his work by visiting his website.     I am a modern mixed media artist who specializes in … [Read more]

Featured Artist Tim Phelps

“Sugar Gliders Sipping Nectar of Banksia Flowers” Pen and Ink and Digital Color, 22” x 22” by artist Tim Phelps. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Using symbolic patterns and vibrant color, artist Tim Phelp’s engaging nature mandalas express his fascination and love for the earth's flora and fauna. Visit his Facebook page to learn more.     I welcome you to take an exciting … [Read more]

Augmented Reality Turns a Painting Into an Experience

Marc Marot and Scarlett Raven

by Carolyn Edlund Artist Scarlett Raven and producer Marc Marot use cutting edge technology to embed works of art with an experiential element that brings a story to life.     Calling themselves “Augmentists”, Raven and Marot … [Read more]

Interpreting the Human Figure

"Dream Big" by Lisa Cirenza. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

The human form comes in many shapes and sizes. We present the work of artist friends who use different approaches to figurative work. Click on each name to visit their website.     Pam Hamilton While many of my paintings are … [Read more]

Featured Artist Blake Conroy

“Field Study, Background Radiation” Cut Paper, 20” x 30” x 3”

Artist Blake Conroy uses laser cutting technology to create highly complex, patterned 3D paper sculptures. See more of his fascinating work by visiting his website.     The core of my work is made up of large pieces that address … [Read more]

Featured Artist Julia Gabrielov

"Celestial Rift" panpastel on paper, 14" x 17" by Julia Gabrielov. See her artist feature at www.ArtsyShark.com

Expressing her love for the natural world through portraiture, painter Julia Gabrielove takes the viewer on a journey into fantasy. See more of her work by visiting her art website.     I was born in the Ukraine in 1986. Two … [Read more]

Featured Artist Simon Williams

"Pavement #3" silicone on aluminium, 80 x 100 cm by Simon Williams. See his artist feature at www.ArtsyShark.com

UK-based artist Simon Williams founded the artistic lab Jakbox, which produces innovative work with an urban aesthetic and art world commentary. Learn more by visiting his website.     Through JakBox, I have developed an art … [Read more]

Is Social Media Becoming Less Effective? Here’s Your Solution

Is Social Media Becoming Less Effective? Read about it at www.ArtsyShark.com

by  Carolyn Edlund Social media platforms are in business to make money. What was once a free and easy way to connect with fans and followers is becoming an expensive proposition.     Posting on social media just doesn't have as … [Read more]

Featured Artist Kirsteen Titchener

"The Grip" photography printed on Hahnemuhle Photorag 308gsm, sizes vary by Kirsteen Titchener. See her artist feature at www.ArtsyShark.com

Mysterious and compelling, the portfolio of artist Kirsteen Titchener focuses on the human condition. See more of her work by visiting her website.     I am a self-taught photographic artist living in the UK. I am drawn to … [Read more]

Featured Artist Linda Stelling

"Falcon Warrior" acrylic, 59" x 43" by Linda Stelling. See her artist feature at www.ArtsyShark.com

Painter Linda Stelling shares her diverse background, and presents a stunning portfolio of dreamlike abstracts created in colorful layers. See her website to view more of her work.     How to explain one’s self and one’s journey … [Read more]

Featured Artist Mark Goodhew

“Fall Trees on Muskegon River Morning” Digital Photography, 36” x 24” by artist Mark Goodhew. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Mark Goodhew uses computer software to enhance and manipulate nature photography, creating vividly colored and highly contrasting imagery. Visit his website to view more of his work.     I have been a nature photographer since I … [Read more]

Featured Artist Laura Lein-Svencner

“Collision Course” Collage/Mixed Media, 8” x 8” by artist Laura Lein-Svencner. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Laura Lein-Svencner presents a collection of expressive abstract mixed-media collage. See more of her work and methods by visiting her website.     Paper and its texture, coarse or smooth, has always been of interest to … [Read more]

Artist vs. Scammer

Artist vs Scammer

by Carolyn Edlund Here's what happened when one artist almost got ripped off by a scammer - and what you need to know to protect yourself, too.     I received a phone call from an artist friend who had been approached by a man … [Read more]