Featured Artist Lynne Reichhart

Still Life painting of a formal tea setting by Lynne Reichart

Realist painter Lynne Reichhart finds beauty in small details. Enjoy her portfolio and visit her website to see more.     Art has always been a part of my life. As a kid, I would stay up until all hours of the night drawing and … [Read more]

50 Things Artists Can Do While Self-Isolated

art about the Coronavirus pandemic mixed media

by CarolynEdlund The Coronavirus pandemic has led to a cascade of event cancellations and the loss of opportunities for many artists. Authorities are recommending self-isolation to stem the spread of the virus. What do we do … [Read more]

Featured Artist Jenny Nordstrom

Photograph of a yellow door on a pink building in New Orleans by Jenny Nordstrom

Photographer Jenny Nordstrom presents visually compelling images of doorways from around the world. See more artistic portals by visiting her website.     As a photographer, my art is one of … [Read more]

Featured Artist Laurie DeVault

Abstract painting of houses on a hill by Laurie DeVault

Painter Laurie DeVault presents a collection of colorful and dynamic contemporary abstracts. View more of her art by visiting her website.     I grew up in California, raised in a family where creativity was valued and where my … [Read more]

Artist Showcase Late Winter 2020

Painting of Mangroves by Janet Mishner

Chase away the winter blues with this lively and inspired Artist Showcase featuring 23 artists who bring joy and passion to their art. Click on each artist's name to learn more.     Ernie Kleven I call this … [Read more]

Featured Artist Julie Higgins

Symbolic Soft pastel of a woman standing in a river by Julie Higgins

Vibrant and sensual, Julie Higgins' pastel paintings reflect her spiritual journey and concern for our planet. Visit her website to see more.     I have been called a sensual expressionist.     I am … [Read more]

Artists and Legacy Planning

Painting of a boy leading a burro

by  Carolyn Edlund How important is a plan for your art career to outlive you?     Clark Hulings (1922-2011) was an American realist painter internationally recognized for his masterful technique, a penchant for capturing street … [Read more]

Featured Artist Maura Freeman

Abstract found object sculpture of a fire dancer by Maura Freeman

Maura Freeman creates found object sculpture that honors sacred spaces and the ability of nature to heal. Find more of the artist's insightful work by visiting her website.     I am a self-taught Seattle-based photographer, … [Read more]

Featured Artist Dave Maes

Black & white photograph with color of a doorman in India by Dave Maes

Photographer Dave Maes selectively incorporates color with black and white, creating a visually intriguing portfolio. Visit his website to see more.     Since I was very young, I have always loved hiking and exploring the amazing … [Read more]

Featured Artist Valerie Wiebe

Acrylic landscape with painted frame of a wheat field with hay bales by Valerie Wiebe

Artist Valerie Wiebe crafts beautifully patterned frames to surround her impressionistic landscapes, adding to the story behind her paintings. Visit her website to enjoy more of her work.     I have always been a creative soul. … [Read more]

Featured Artist Paula DeStefanis

Abstract painting by Paula DeStefanis

Artist Paula DeStefanis paints for the sheer joy of it, filling each canvas with bold colors and contemporary shapes. View more of by visiting her website.     Artistic practice has always been a large part of my life. I can't … [Read more]

Artists on Climate Change

Artwork about melting glaciers

by Carolyn Edlund Artists are often leaders who draw attention to social, political and environmental issues and foment conversations that lead to action.   Each of these artists makes bold visual statements about the dangers to our … [Read more]

Featured Artist Donald Hildreth

Artist Donald Hildreth paints dramatic impressionistic landscapes and portraits. Enjoy more of his portfolio by visiting his website.     I started out life as a curious kid who liked to figure out how things worked. Making art … [Read more]

Featured Artist Luis Almeida

Digital photograph of people in a sunflower field by Luis Almeida

Artist Luis Almeida uses DigiVibrado, a technique he developed which allows him to add a dynamic vibrancy to his photographs. More of his work can be found on his website.     Photography is an adventure and my technique is much … [Read more]