Artist Showcase, Early Summer 2020

abstract acrylic of Paris by Andy Habib

Twenty-four artists share their passion for creating by presenting favorite pieces in this Early Summer Showcase. Click on each artist's name to learn more about them.     Caroline Karp Become transported to a world of … [Read more]

Featured Artist Sue Krzyston

oil painting of Native American artifacts by Sue Krzyston

Artist Sue Krzyston's exquisite paintings capture fine details of the Native American artifacts in her still lifes. View  more of her work by visiting her website.     I have collected beautiful Native American pottery for many … [Read more]

How One Artist Self-Published a Book

Artist Josh Lance painting in the studio in Taiwan

by Carolyn Edlund Painter Josh Lance tells the story of traveling the world and creating art through the publication of a book that documents his life and work. We recently spoke about why and how he did it.     AS: What inspired you … [Read more]

Featured Artist Karen Israel

pastel of flamingos by Karen Israel

Artist Karen Israel presents a collection of pastel works in her signature impressionist style. View more of her work by visiting her website.     While there are many things I love about living in Connecticut, the accessibility … [Read more]

Featured Artist Suzyn Gunther

Cherry Creek Jasper, labradorite and carnelien necklace with hand forged Argentium chain by Suzyn Gunther

Jewelry artist Suzyn Gunther creates stunning wearable art using various metals and stones. Visit her website to see more of her work.     I was born in Chicago and have lived in the suburbs for most of my life, except for a … [Read more]

Featured Artist Julliette Tehrani

abstract painted floral portrait by Julliette Tehrani

Artist Julliette Tehrani shares a collection of her boldly vibrant abstract floral paintings. More of her portfolio can be found on her website.     I was fortunate enough to have worked in technology and finance at the birth of … [Read more]

Featured Artist Jacqueline Doyle Allison

abstract expressionist painting by Jacqueline Doyle Allison

Artist Jacqueline Doyle Allison’s abstract portfolio showcases her joyful, optimistic outlook on life. Discover more of her inspirational paintings by visiting her website.     I am an American abstract expressionist painter … [Read more]

The Art of Grieving – 365 Days of Painting

Abstract artwork by Preston Zeller

by Carolyn Edlund Artist Preston Zeller turned a tragic event into a force for good.     In February of 2019, Preston Zeller lost his brother Colin unexpectedly to a drug overdose. Colin, age 35, was a decorated U.S. Army vet, … [Read more]

Featured Artist Rebecca Robinson

portrait of Billie Holiday by Rebecca Robinson

Artist Rebecca Robinson employs unusual materials and a dramatic black and white palette in large scale works that make impact. Learn more by visiting her website.     Soon after graduating with a Bachelor of Arts, I wasn’t quite … [Read more]

Featured Artist Patrice Elmer

abstract 3-D digital sculpture by Patrice Elmer

French artist Patrice Elmer uses an architectural software program to create otherworldly 3D digital images. View more of his portfolio by visiting his website.     Rigor and sensitivity have accompanied me ever since my initial … [Read more]

Featured Artist Isobel Hamilton

Artist Isobel Hamilton’s paintings capture the beauty and stillness in the contrast of lamplight and darkness. Find more of her work by visiting her website.     When my husband and I emigrated to Nova Scotia, Canada from … [Read more]

Featured Artist Nathan McCreery

black and white photograph of a yucca tree and dunes at White Sands, NM by Nathan McCreery

Artist Nathan McCreery elevates the art of photography with dramatic and inspiring black and white landscape images. Find more of his work on his website.     I have been involved in the art of photography for many years. … [Read more]

Reframe Rejection and Find the Positive

night sky

by Carolyn Edlund Don’t let the fear of rejection stop you. Instead of looking at what you have to lose, consider what you have to gain.     As a working artist, you put yourself out there for the purpose of meeting a goal or … [Read more]

Featured Artist Carole Guthrie

Abstract painting by Carole Guthrie

Artist Carole Guthrie paints her abstract acrylic paintings intuitively, from the "inside out". Enjoy her portfolio and learn more by visiting her website.     Painting has always been a passion of … [Read more]