Featured Artist Stephanie Osser

The Barber of Seville in My Home Town by artist Stephanie Osser. See her artist feature at www.ArtsyShark.com

Stephanie Osser combines her love of music, theater and art in her delightful ceramic portfolio.  Visit her website to learn more about this versatile artist.     I am a ceramic artist who has emerged after a long career as an … [Read more]

Featured Artist JD Miller

“Sun King” 3D Oil on Canvas, 48” x 60” by artist JD Miller. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist JD Miller refers to himself as a Reflectionist. His 3D sculpted oil paintings have been called transcendental, allowing the viewer to experience his art in their own way. Learn more by visiting his website.     My goal is … [Read more]

Art and the Great Outdoors

Artwork by Audrey Key Dowling

Celebrate the beauty of the great outdoors!  We invited some artist friends to share their work and what inspires them. Click each name to visit their website.     Carrie B. Jacobson I've just returned from a painting trip to … [Read more]

Featured Artist Karen Merkin

“49 Caddy” Oil on Board, 12” x 12” by artist Karen Merkin. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Karen Merkin’s fascination with color, subtlety of light and shadow, and the patterns created by light reflections come together in her paintings. Visit her website to see more of her art.     As a child growing up at the … [Read more]

How Artists Earn: Tattoo Art

by Carolyn Edlund Earning a living through the art of tattoo, two artists speak about the business and challenges they face.     British artist Alasdair Roy and his team at Dark Design Graphics create custom tattoos for clients. … [Read more]

Featured Artist Frantisek Strouhal

“Silence Within” Mixed Media/Oil Printing/Lithography Inks, 20” x 24” by artist Frantisek Stouhal. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Frantisek Strouhal uses traditional 19th century techniques combined with his unique contemporary vision to create wonderfully timeless imagery. To learn more about this artist and his technique, please visit his … [Read more]

Featured Artist Allison McGree

"Infinite" Oil on Canvas, 30" x 24" by artist Allison McGree. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Allison McGree paints places, animals, people, thoughts, feelings, and actions - all in vivid color.  Ordinary subject matter is transformed by her use of bold colors and expressive lines. Visit her website to see … [Read more]

3D Printed Art on the Rise with Artists & Sculptors

3D printed work by artist Kate Blacklock

by Tracy Leigh Hazzard Here are four artists using 3D Printing in their art or artistic process. You be the judge. Are they Artists or Makers?     Every time I turn around there is a new art tool introduced on the market. My … [Read more]

Featured Artist Robert Brusca

“Filoli Country House, Woodside, CA” Photography, Various Sizes by artist Robert Brusca. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

California fine art photographer Robert Brusca has an eye for capturing the array of forms, shapes, and textures of his subject matter, bringing out details that sometimes go unnoticed. Visit his website to see more.     I have … [Read more]

Santa Fe Art Business Summit

Santa Fe Art Business Summit, April 1-2, 2017

by Carolyn Edlund Just announced! A major art business learning event will take place this spring in one of America's finest art destinations - Santa Fe, New Mexico.     You are invited to register for  a two-day intensive … [Read more]

Featured Artist Elisa Sheehan

“Kaleidoscope” Oil on Canvas, 48” x 36” by artist Elisa Sheehan. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Luminous and graceful abstractions of nature’s beauty are the focus of artist Elisa Sheehan’s paintings. Learn more about this artist and her work by visiting her website.     Laying eyes on a colorful canvas can be a … [Read more]

Featured Artist Jim Harman

Antique Green Bowl, bronze with four turquoise stones, 5 1/2”H x 4 3/4” W by artist Jim Harman. See his feature at www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Jim Harman creates a fascinating collection of lidded vessels and vases using bronze, stones and mixed media. See more of his work by visiting his website.     My goal is to create bronze pieces that are well designed, … [Read more]

Working with a Chain Retailer Yields Big Sales

Linden Hills Pottery display at Pottery Barn. See their article at www.ArtsyShark.com

by Carolyn Edlund Bill Kaufmann and Cynthia Mosedale of Linden Hills Pottery seized an extraordinary opportunity to partner up with a popular chain store to sell their work – with amazing results.     I recently spoke with Bill … [Read more]

Featured Artist Alise Loebelsohn

“Yellow Motion” Oil Paint, Wax Pigment and Powders on Panel, 24” x 24”by artist Alise Loebelsohn. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Enjoy artist Alise Loebelsohn’s beautifully patterned and complex mixed media abstract paintings. Learn more about this artist and see more of her work, by visiting her website.     I am artist who lives in Brooklyn with my … [Read more]