Featured Artist Mark D. Bird

“Via Cialdini, Montalcino, Italy” Watercolor of Italian architecture by Mark Bird

Artist Mark Bird's masterful watercolor paintings capture the light in landscapes and urban scenes from his extensive travels. Enjoy his portfolio and visit his website to see more.     For over forty years, I have enjoyed an … [Read more]

Featured Artist DebiLynn Fendley

Biker Veteran with American Flag

Artist DebiLynn Fendley is a conceptual realist who works primarily with cultural subgroups, creating portraits of artistically underrepresented people. See more of this versatile artist’s work by visiting her website.     This … [Read more]

Artists, Do You Want to Write a Book?

I Just Want to Paint book by Carol A McIntyre

by guest writer Carol McIntyre Eight questions to ask yourself before publishing a book. You have written the first draft of your non-fiction manuscript, now what? Celebrate and give yourself kudos because you have accomplished something few have. … [Read more]

Featured Artist Caryl Pomales

“Lilac Beauty” Impressionistic image of a small colorful bird, oil painting by Caryl Pomales

Artist Caryl Pomales’ colorful paintings are filled with sweeping brushstrokes, and convey a sense of joy. Visit her website to find more of her uplifting art.     I paint in vibrant harmonious colors, with playful brushstrokes … [Read more]

Featured Artist Bob Crane

Impressionistic landscape oil painting by Bob Crane

Artist Bob Crane presents a stunning portfolio of atmospheric landscape paintings. View more of his work by visiting his website.     Mother Nature. There is nothing more honest, harsh, sublime, balanced, beautiful or … [Read more]

Featured Artist Tom Kostes

"Berries with Leaves" Photography, Various Sizes

Artist Tom Kostes is a photographer with a strong inclination towards digital painting and design. Discover more of his work by visiting his website.     I had to do a bit of soul searching to select images for this feature, … [Read more]

Featured Artist C J Rogers

“Formation” Contemporary Abstract Painting/Drawing by C J Rogers

Artist C J Rogers creates complex mixed media paintings in a contemporary abstract style. Enjoy her portfolio and visit her website to see more.     Creating abstract and industrial design truly brings joy and comfort to me. I … [Read more]

Virginia Art-Business Conference

Artists at an intensive art-business conference event

Join us for a transformative professional development event for artists, taking place in Fredericksburg, Virginia this November.     The Virginia Art-Business Conference is scheduled for November 7, 8 and 9, 2019. It will include … [Read more]

Featured Artist Mark Armstrong

Two girls smelling roses, semi-abstract painting by Mark Armstrong

Artist Mark Armstrong presents a compelling portfolio of semi-abstract portraits and figurative paintings. Visit this link to view more of his work.     Born and raised in England, I took a keen interest in the art that came out … [Read more]

Featured Artist Elaine Nunnally

“Driving Into the Orange” Behind the wheel view in of blue highway heading into an orange sunset, watercolor painting by Elaine Nunnally

Elaine Nunnally’s impressionistic watercolors elevate images of roads and highways into dynamic, colorful scenes. Enjoy more of her paintings by visiting her website.     Art feeds my soul. I’ve been painting and creating artwork … [Read more]

Featured Artist Brad Walker

Large figurative oil painting by Brad Walker titled "Bathing"

Artist Brad Walker presents an incredible collection of dramatic panoramic paintings. Enjoy his work and see more by visiting his website.     In my youth, I was fascinated by a number of artists. In particular, I admired the … [Read more]

Featured Artist Kait Matthews

"What Now?" Digital Painting, Various Sizes

Artist Kait Matthews creates digital paintings that reveal the soul of her subjects through their eyes. See more of her art by visiting her website.     When you look into the eyes of another, what do you see? What do you … [Read more]

How Artists Can Fight Copyright Infringement

Knocking him out with boxing gloves

by Carolyn Edlund Have you experienced intellectual property theft? Here's what you can do.     Not long ago, I discovered that I was a victim of copyright infringement. Someone had copied my content, claimed authorship, and was … [Read more]

Featured Artists Alex Benjamin and Lisa Cavanagh

"Brooklyn Bridge Skyline Composite - Photographic Print, Various Sizes

Alex Benjamin and Lisa Cavanagh collaborate on multi-layered urban photography that adds a dynamic edge and story to each work. Visit their website to see more.     I'm Alex Benjamin, half of the You Are Here Studios team. For … [Read more]