Featured Artist Larry Berko

"Walking the Board #1 (detail) Oil and Pencil on Canvas, 72" x 42" by artist Larry Berko. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Inspired by the culture and community in Maui, Larry Berko paints the ocean and beachgoers using paint and pencil. Visit his website to see more of his art.     When you’re hell-bent on discovery and not simply practicing a honed … [Read more]

Featured Artist Sam Brown

“Cosmic Balance” Acrylic, 20” x 24” by artist Sam Brown. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

The archetype of the spiral drew the attention of artist Sam Brown and has influenced the imagery of his artwork over many years. See more of his stunning paintings by visiting his website.     My Spiral Series seems, at times, a … [Read more]

Art Becomes Fabric for Wearables and More

"Fiery Palms" handpainted top from a design by Eileen Seitz. Read about it at www.ArtsyShark.com

by Carolyn Edlund Two artists use very different methods to have their artwork placed on fabric, allowing them to expand their collections into wearables and other products. Here's how they did it.     Ever wish you could … [Read more]

Featured Artist Linda French

“Summer Solstice” Acrylic on Canvas, 28” x 22" by artist Linda French. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Surrounded by nature, Linda French is inspired to paint the essence of the natural beauty around her. Learn more by visiting her website.     I cannot remember a time when I did not want to be an artist. As a child, nothing … [Read more]

Featured Artist Jerry Lofaro

"Arctic Kiss" Digital Illustration, 20" x 28" by artist Jerry Lofaro. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Jerry Lofaro's hyper-realistic digital illustrations are filled with bright color and sharp detail. They draw the viewer in and tell a story about their subject. View more of his portfolio by visiting his website.     Over the … [Read more]

Featured Artist Marcelo Neira

“Hitchcock” Mixed Media, 28” x 40” by artist Marcelo Neira. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Argentinian artist Marcelo Neira uses contrasting colors and sweeping brushstrokes in portraits that capture the character and personality of his subjects. Visit his website to see more of his work.     I am a fifty-year old … [Read more]

Featured Artist Richard Dennison

“Where Are They Going?” Photography, Limited Edition Print on DaVinci Archival White Cotton Rag Paper, 120cm x 90cm by artist Richard Dennison. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Richard Dennison’s photo collages take months to complete and involve hundreds of photographs. Enjoy his work and visit his website to learn more.     I come from an advertising background. Advertising, at least the glossy … [Read more]

3 Tools to Boost Your Art Sales On Facebook

3 Tools to Boost Your Art Sales on Facebook. Read about it at www.ArtsyShark.com

by guest blogger Christian Askin Not seeing results on Facebook? Maybe you're not taking full advantage! Go beyond simply posting and liking content and adapt a system of integration, automation, and analytics to take your Facebook marketing to the … [Read more]

Featured Artist Mystele

"Proverbs" Mixed Media on Wood, 6" x 6" by artist Mystele. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com.

Inspired by the raw, basic nature of folk art and her childhood memories, artist Mystele creates thoughtful and expressive mixed media paintings. Enjoy her work and visit her website for more.     I never expected to be an … [Read more]

Featured Artist Paul Hopman

"Kaya" Scratchboard, 16" x 20" by artist Paul Hopman. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Paul Hopman takes the art of scratchboard to new heights, creating meticulously detailed animal portraits, and adding light and shadow to convey depth and luminosity. Visit his website to see more of his work.     The … [Read more]

Featured Artist Jan Fagan

“I See The Moon” Prismacolor Verithin and Micron on Bristol Vellum, 4” x 6” by artist Jan Fagan. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Jan Fagan’s art conveys a feeling of wonder with whimsical, bright color pencil drawings that promote happiness and imagination. See more of her portfolio on her website.     Many years ago, I read something so … [Read more]

Featured Artist Patricia Bingham

“Long Distance Runaround” Board, paint, photos and wooden pieces, 24” x 24” by artist Patricia Bingham. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Focusing on geometric shapes and patterns, artist Patricia Bingham creates assemblages and mixed media paintings that highlight the magic in the small details around us. Discover more about this artist by visiting her … [Read more]

How to Get Traffic to Your Artist Website

How to Get Traffic to Your Art Website. Read about it at www.ArtsyShark.com

by guest blogger Clint Watson How do you draw visitors to your art website, and what kind of traffic do you need?     In my previous article, I discussed how to launch an artist website that works. We covered many common … [Read more]

Featured Artist Suellen McCrary

"Cameron" Oil, 9" x 12" by artist Suellen McCrary. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Suellen McCrary’s portraits go beyond her subject’s likeness, capturing their very being in oils. Learn more about this artist and her work by visiting her website.     I am a figurative painter working primarily in oils. … [Read more]