Featured Artist Ken Bachman

Oil painting of a barn in winter by Ken Bachman

Artist Ken Bachman's figurative and landscape paintings capture expression, character and the play of light and shadow. Visit his website to see more of his paintings.     From the time I was nine years old and living in Paris, … [Read more]

Featured Artist Irene Yesley

Abstract layered monotype print by Irene Yesley

Artist Irene Yesley’s abstract monotype prints highlight cutout shapes and underlying patterns. Learn more about this artist by visiting her website.     This series with cutout openings began when I was inspired by another … [Read more]

Featured Artist Cheryl Harris

Photograph of sunset over the Old Stone Church at the Wachusett Reservoir in West Boyleston, Massachusetts by Cheryl Harris

Inspirational landscapes by photographer Cheryl Harris capture the breathtaking beauty of our world. See more of her portfolio by visiting her website.     When I picked up my first Instamatic camera at age five, I had no idea of … [Read more]

Featured Artist Alisa Shea

Watercolor painting of an overhead view of a child hanging off a chin up bar by Alisa Shea

Artist Alisa Shea’s masterful watercolors fairly leap off the page with her attention to detail and texture. See more of her artwork by visiting her website.     I like to joke that I had a mid-life crisis because my dramatic … [Read more]

What Artists Should Know About Outsourcing

Artist working in her studio

by Carolyn Edlund As an artist, your most valuable time is spent in the studio. How can you get the help you need to run the rest of your business?     Juggling multiple tasks in and out of the studio can hamper your ability to … [Read more]

Featured Artist Jeanne Cardana

Colored pencil drawing of three dapple and grey horses by Jeanne Cardana

Artist Jeanne Cardana’s richly detailed pencil drawings express a deep love of horses and the outdoor life. Visit her website to see more of her work.     My interest and desire to draw and paint horses and nature started at a … [Read more]

Featured Artist Alexandra Kingswell

Textile fiber art based on Pi by Alexandra Kingswell

Contemporary textile artist Alexandra Kingswell creates stunning fiber art influenced by stained glass and based on mathematics. See more of her work by visiting her website.     I love Europe’s Medieval cathedrals. Sunlight … [Read more]

Featured Artist Jean-Luc Godard

LED lamp of a dandelion puff etched on lucite by Jean-Luc Godard

Artist Jean-Luc Godard blends man-made with nature by creating stunning lamps from natural materials and modern light sources. View more of his work by visiting his website.     My life has been dedicated to working with my … [Read more]

Featured Artist Marjorie Darrow

Nature inspired abstract painting by Marjorie Darrow

Marjorie Darrow’s paintings flow with energy and movement that express the connectivity of life. See more of the artist’s work by visiting her website.     I didn’t set out to convey the connection and synergy of living organisms … [Read more]

Art Business Checklist & Cheat Sheet

Art Business Checklist & Cheat Sheet

Building an art business? You will need knowledge plus planning, organization and presentation skills. Here's our checklist with links to articles on many topics.     Business Planning ❏  Do you have an overall vision for your … [Read more]

Featured Artist Andy Crawford

Photograph of a swamp in daylight by Andy Crawford

Andy Crawford's inspirational photography captures the beauty and magnificence of nature. Enjoy the following selection from his portfolio and visit his website to see more.     My passion for nature photography can be traced to … [Read more]

Artist Showcase, Summer 2019

Abstract oil painting by Faith Taylor

Enjoy the variety of talent and styles of twenty-five artists invited to share their work in this Artist Showcase. Click on each artist's name to learn more about them.     Fred Odle As a creative I am more concerned with the … [Read more]

Featured Artist Gretchen Serrano

“Neptune” Dripped household paint portrait of a brown dog by artist Gretchen Serrano

Artist Gretchen KISH Serrano creates abstract pet portraits using a dynamic and memorable drip painting technique. See more of her delightful work by visiting her website.     A passion for art, color and my dog Sophie led me on … [Read more]

Featured Artist Dorrie Rifkin

"What's the Rush - W 41st St" Watercolor, 18" x 13"

Artist Dorrie Rifkin’s expressive watercolors evoke the sights, sounds, and heartbeat of city life. To see more of her portfolio, visit her website.     I paint from my passion and intuition. I never learned the formal rules; my … [Read more]