Art Studio Mascots

Buddy McTavish

Sharing studio space may not always be easy, but these artists were happy to share pictures and a few words about their furry best friends who keep them company (and often inspire them while they work!)     Christine … [Read more]

Featured Artist Connie Dillon

“Cliffs of Ghost Ranch” Acrylic on Canvas, 36” x 24” by artist Connie Dillon. See her portfolio by visiting

Using blocks of bold, vibrant color, artist Connie Dillon paints vivid, eye-catching landscapes. Visit her website to see more of her portfolio.     The best time to make a change in your work is when you are satisfied already … [Read more]

Featured Artist Steve Griggs

"Tall Order" Watercolor on Paper, 14" x 20" by artist Steve Griggs. See his portfolio by visiting

Filled with light and movement, artist Steve Griggs' watercolors convey a sense of time, place and memories. Enjoy the following selection from his portfolio and visit his website for more.     I have one goal when I paint—to … [Read more]

Featured Artist Kelly Moran

"Juno's Tongue" Acrylic, 10” x 8” by artist Kelly Moran. See her portfolio by visiting

Painter Kelly Moran brings animals to life with expressive strokes and bright colors. See more of her portfolio by visiting her website.     I have a deep connection with color. I love it. Plain and simple. I will always find a … [Read more]

Featured Artist Ken Rasmussen

“Moonrise over Margaret River” Oil on Canvas, 60cm x 60cm by artist Ken Rasmussen. See his portfolio by visiting

Australian artist Ken Rasmussen paints landscapes of destinations to visit and escape the everyday routine. See more of his colorful portfolio by visiting his website.     I paint from my studio in East Fremantle which is a small … [Read more]

Instagram Story Tips for Artists

Instagram Story Tips for Artists. Read about it at

by Karlie Carpentier Rosin Promoting your art on Instagram? Use their "stories" feature to take exposure and engagement to the next level.     As the social media platform that drives more art sales than any other, Instagram … [Read more]

Featured Artist Marina de Wit

"Wilhemina" Photography, Various Sizes by artist Marina de Wit. See her portfolio by visiting

Artist Marina de Wit uses natural light, texture, and softly muted colors to create her ethereal photographs of flowers. Visit her website to see more of her portfolio.     “I dream of painting and then I paint my dream”  … [Read more]

Featured Artist Debbie Carne

"Driving Me Crazy" Ceramic Decal on Vintage Plates, Various Sizes by artist Debbie Carne. See her portfolio by visiting

Whimsical and quirky, these unique decal vintage plates by artist Debbie Carne are sure to draw smiles. Enjoy more of her delightful work by visiting her website.     As a late starter in this wonderful industry, with no training … [Read more]

Artist Showcase, Early Summer 2018

"Abundance" Oil on Linen, 108" x 78". See her portfolio by visiting

Twenty-three artists were invited to share their work in this early summer Artist Showcase. Enjoy the variety, talent and  creative spirit in this collection. Learn more about each individual artist by clicking on their … [Read more]

Featured Artist Susan Skuse

“Come Fly with Me” (Diptych) Aerosol and Oil on Canvas, Overall size 120cm x 91cm by artist Susan Skuse. See her portfolio by visiting

Artist Susan Skuse juxtaposes realistic images of bird with semi-abstract backgrounds, finding the perfect visual balance. View more of her work by visiting her website.     I read once that the principal task for an artist is to … [Read more]

What Artists Must Know about Pricing Consistency

What Artists Need to Know about Pricing Consistency. Read about it at

Should a work of art always have the same price? How can artists be transparent? What do artists need to know about galleries and pricing?     Caroll Michels is a career coach, artist-advocate, and author with many years of … [Read more]

Featured Artist Stephanie Holznecht

“Feeding the Fire Dragon” Acrylic, Tempura and Latex Paint on Canvas, 36” x 48” by artist Stephanie Holznecht. See her portfolio by visiting

Artist Stephanie Holznecht views her abstract mixed media paintings as extensions of her life, emotions, and creative thinking. Visit her website to see more of her portfolio.     Originally from England, I now live in Wisconsin … [Read more]

Featured Artist Dawn Middleton

“Pele Rising” Red Sponge Coral, Chinese Writing Stone, White Topaz stone and Sterling Silver, 1.5” x 3.5” x .5” by artist Dawn Middleton. See her portfolio by visiting

Stunning jewelry created by artist Dawn Middleton reflects the colors, shapes and magical forms found in nature. Learn more about this artist by visiting her website.     As a young girl growing up in Alaska, I was drawn to the … [Read more]

Featured Artist Gilly Thomas

"Covey of Grouse" Bronze Sculpture, 17cm x 17cm x 25cm (Set) by artist Gilly Thomas. See her portfolio by visiting

The simple flowing lines and smooth surfaces of artist Gilly Thomas’ bronze animal sculptures invite you to reach out and touch them. See more by visiting her website.     Art is an extension of my … [Read more]