Featured Artist RoseMarie Davio

Abstract Collage on Panel featuring New York City by RoseMarie Davio

Artist RoseMarie Davio creates collages that reflect her life experience and perspective on the world. View more of her work by visiting her website.     I can’t remember a time when I didn’t feel at home as an artist. My first … [Read more]

Featured Artist Traci Meitzler

Abstract mixed media painting by Traci Meitzler

Painter Traci Meitzler creates mixed media abstract paintings that she calls chaotic architecture. Visit her website to see more.     Wife, Mother…Artist!     As an artist I work hard to develop art that … [Read more]

Finding Your Artistic Voice

photograph of artist Karen Hutton

by Carolyn Edlund A recent conversation with photographer/teacher Karen Hutton ranged deeply into understanding and sharing one's artistic voice, and the opportunity we have to act as cultural visionaries.     AS: What do you mean … [Read more]

Featured Artist Jonathan Katz

abstract photograph dreamy purple

Photographer Jonathan Katz presents a collection of abstract images discovered in unexpected places on his urban journeys. Visit his website to see more of his compelling portfolio.     My abstract photographic work invites … [Read more]

Featured Artist Edi Matsumoto

Oil painting of a woman with a Samurai helmet by Edi Matsumoto

Artist Edi Matsumoto presents a collection of female figurative paintings that convey strength, wisdom and spirituality. Visit her website to learn more.     On Easter Sunday in 1986, I was visiting Paris. All the museums, … [Read more]

Featured Artist Irmgard Geul

Embroidery painting of a country road in Oklahoma by Irmgard Geul

Artist Irmgard Geul creates embroidery paintings that reflect the beauty and spaciousness of Oklahoma. See more of her portfolio by visiting her website.     I am a Dutch painter with an art studio located on a hilltop horse … [Read more]

Featured Artist Lynne Reichhart

Still Life painting of a formal tea setting by Lynne Reichart

Realist painter Lynne Reichhart finds beauty in small details. Enjoy her portfolio and visit her website to see more.     Art has always been a part of my life. As a kid, I would stay up until all hours of the night drawing and … [Read more]

50 Things Artists Can Do While Self-Isolated

art about the Coronavirus pandemic mixed media

by CarolynEdlund The Coronavirus pandemic has led to a cascade of event cancellations and the loss of opportunities for many artists. Authorities are recommending self-isolation to stem the spread of the virus. What do we do … [Read more]

Featured Artist Jenny Nordstrom

Photograph of a yellow door on a pink building in New Orleans by Jenny Nordstrom

Photographer Jenny Nordstrom presents visually compelling images of doorways from around the world. See more artistic portals by visiting her website.     As a photographer, my art is one of … [Read more]

Featured Artist Laurie DeVault

Abstract painting of houses on a hill by Laurie DeVault

Painter Laurie DeVault presents a collection of colorful and dynamic contemporary abstracts. View more of her art by visiting her website.     I grew up in California, raised in a family where creativity was valued and where my … [Read more]

Artist Showcase Late Winter 2020

Painting of Mangroves by Janet Mishner

Chase away the winter blues with this lively and inspired Artist Showcase featuring 23 artists who bring joy and passion to their art. Click on each artist's name to learn more.     Ernie Kleven I call this … [Read more]

Featured Artist Julie Higgins

Symbolic Soft pastel of a woman standing in a river by Julie Higgins

Vibrant and sensual, Julie Higgins' pastel paintings reflect her spiritual journey and concern for our planet. Visit her website to see more.     I have been called a sensual expressionist.     I am … [Read more]

Artists and Legacy Planning

Painting of a boy leading a burro

by  Carolyn Edlund How important is a plan for your art career to outlive you?     Clark Hulings (1922-2011) was an American realist painter internationally recognized for his masterful technique, a penchant for capturing street … [Read more]

Featured Artist Maura Freeman

Abstract found object sculpture of a fire dancer by Maura Freeman

Maura Freeman creates found object sculpture that honors sacred spaces and the ability of nature to heal. Find more of the artist's insightful work by visiting her website.     I am a self-taught Seattle-based photographer, … [Read more]