Featured Artist Aaron Laux

"The Tree House Stairway" by artist Aaron Laux. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Aaron Laux’s stunning wood sculptures are inspired by organic design and incorporate reclaimed materials. Learn more about this artist and his work by visiting his website.     Food, water and shelter are the necessities … [Read more]

Featured Artist Suzanne Barton

"Access Consciousness" Underwater Photographic Mixed Media Art-DyeSub Metal with Resin, Various Sizes by artist Suzanne Barton. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Sensuous, flowing and ethereal, artist Suzanne Barton’s “Tiny Dancer Underwater Art Series” features the graceful movement of dancers in an underwater setting. Visit this artist’s website to see more of her work.     A native of … [Read more]

Featured Artist Toby Davis

"9th Street Cafe" Oil on Panel, 30" x 30"by artist Toby Davis. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Toby Davis captures fleeting moments of time in the hustle and bustle of urban cities and towns. Visit his website to see more of his art.     My art is about capturing the sometimes overlooked beauty of urban … [Read more]

Featured Artist Linda Laino

“False Prophet” Watercolor and Mixed Drawing Media on Hand-Felted Wool, Rice Paper and Hand-Made Papers mounted on Birch Plywood, 10" x 8"by artist Linda Laino. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Surreal, dreamlike watercolor and mixed media paintings by artist Linda Laino are filled with organic elements, patterns and color. Visit her website to learn more about this artist.     For me, there is no greater feeling than … [Read more]

Becoming an Artist After 60

Jewelry designer Nina Forrest. See her story at www.ArtsyShark.com

by Carolyn Edlund Creativity and a passion for art are ageless, and starting a business later in life can be especially fulfilling. At the age of 60+, these entrepreneurs are pursuing their dreams. How did they do it, and what advice do they have … [Read more]

Featured Artist Bob Palmerton

“Marsh Madness” Soft Pastel, 10” x 13” by artist Bob Palmerton. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Bob Palmerton’s enthusiasm and love for the outdoors is expressed through his dreamlike, ethereal landscapes in soft pastel. Visit his website to learn more about this artist.     I began painting in oil and pastels while … [Read more]

Featured Artist Arlene Steinberg

"Horsing Around" Colored Pencil, 24" x 18" by artist Arlene Steinberg. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Using multiple layers of colored pencil, artist Arlene Steinberg brings everyday objects to life with vivid color and dramatic lighting. Learn more about this artist by visiting her website.     When I think about my artwork, I … [Read more]

Featured Artist Scott Troxel

“Convergence” Mahogany, MDF, Epoxy Resin and Acrylic, 46” x 37” x 2” by artist Scott Troxel. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Scott Troxel explores form, line, color, shape, and texture in his abstract, linear wood wall sculptures and paintings. See more of his work by visiting his website.     I am a modern mixed media artist who specializes in … [Read more]

Featured Artist Tim Phelps

“Sugar Gliders Sipping Nectar of Banksia Flowers” Pen and Ink and Digital Color, 22” x 22” by artist Tim Phelps. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Using symbolic patterns and vibrant color, artist Tim Phelp’s engaging nature mandalas express his fascination and love for the earth's flora and fauna. Visit his Facebook page to learn more.     I welcome you to take an exciting … [Read more]

Augmented Reality Turns a Painting Into an Experience

Marc Marot and Scarlett Raven

by Carolyn Edlund Artist Scarlett Raven and producer Marc Marot use cutting edge technology to embed works of art with an experiential element that brings a story to life.     Calling themselves “Augmentists”, Raven and Marot … [Read more]

Interpreting the Human Figure

"Dream Big" by Lisa Cirenza. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

The human form comes in many shapes and sizes. We present the work of artist friends who use different approaches to figurative work. Click on each name to visit their website.     Pam Hamilton While many of my paintings are … [Read more]

Featured Artist Blake Conroy

“Field Study, Background Radiation” Cut Paper, 20” x 30” x 3”

Artist Blake Conroy uses laser cutting technology to create highly complex, patterned 3D paper sculptures. See more of his fascinating work by visiting his website.     The core of my work is made up of large pieces that address … [Read more]

Featured Artist Julia Gabrielov

"Celestial Rift" panpastel on paper, 14" x 17" by Julia Gabrielov. See her artist feature at www.ArtsyShark.com

Expressing her love for the natural world through portraiture, painter Julia Gabrielove takes the viewer on a journey into fantasy. See more of her work by visiting her art website.     I was born in the Ukraine in 1986. Two … [Read more]

Featured Artist Simon Williams

"Pavement #3" silicone on aluminium, 80 x 100 cm by Simon Williams. See his artist feature at www.ArtsyShark.com

UK-based artist Simon Williams founded the artistic lab Jakbox, which produces innovative work with an urban aesthetic and art world commentary. Learn more by visiting his website.     Through JakBox, I have developed an art … [Read more]