Featured Artist Patrice Cameron

“Wonder” Watercolor on Paper, 30” x 22” by artist Patrice Cameron. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Patrice Cameron eloquently captures the calmness, stillness and serenity of the natural world in her watercolors. To see more of her work, please go to her website.     I grew up in Michigan and spent my childhood summers … [Read more]

Featured Artist Karen Hackenberg

“Have an Ice Day” Oil on Canvas, 72” x 60” by artist Karen Hackenberg. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Karen Hackenberg’s lighthearted yet impactful eco-conscious paintings highlight the overwhelming problem of ocean detritus. Learn more about her by visiting her website.     In my ongoing painting series, I present a … [Read more]

Art as Healing and Inspiration

Fly, My Love, Fly book by Tina Klonaris-Robinson. Read her story at www.ArtsyShark.com

by Tina Kloraris-Robinson Bahamian author and artist Tina Klonaris-Robinson shares a story of personal tragedy, and how she used art as a form of healing as well as a message to others.     Around the time I began painting, I … [Read more]

Featured Artist Ted Blackall

"WTF" oil on canvas, 16" x 20" by Ted Blackall. See his artist feature at www.ArtsyShark.com

Australian painter Ted Blackall presents works from his extensive portfolio of abstract impressionist art. Learn more about him by visiting his website.     I am an Abstract Impressionist. As a primary school kid, I was always … [Read more]

Is Your Art Right for the Corporate Market?

“Illumination” 600 ft of Aluminum suspended with Monofilament in a 2,000 sq ft ceiling space by artist Richard Monteleone. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

by Carolyn Edlund Considering selling your work to corporate clients? Here's what you need to know.     The corporate art market offers opportunities for artists to sell their work for display in environments such as office … [Read more]

Featured Artist Layne Johnson

“Still Waters” Oil on Panel, 24” x 30” by artist Layne Johnson. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Layne Johnson uses the magical quality of light in his paintings, creating breath-taking and majestic landscapes. Learn more about this artist by visiting his website.     I’m a lifelong, full-time artist. Art has been a … [Read more]

Featured Artist Patricia Mitchell

"Zach's Big Catch" Prismacolor pencils, 12" x 16" by artist Patricia Mitchell. See her artist feature at www.ArtsyShark.com

Canadian portrait artist Patricia Mitchell skillfully captures the subtle differences that make each of her subjects unique. See more of her work by visiting her website.     The most important asset that an artist can have is … [Read more]

Why Corporations Collect Art

Art collection at Baltimore Washington International Airport

by Carolyn Edlund What are the reasons corporations collect art? There are definite benefits to the company, their employees, clients and the community, as well as to the artists represented in those collections.     Let’s take … [Read more]

Featured Artist Gill Tomlinson

“A Village House” Mixed Media Collage on Canvas, 30cm x 30cm by artist Gill Tomlinson. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Gill Tomlinson uniquely captures the bright sunshine and a slower way of life in Greece through her mixed media watercolors. Learn more about this artist by visiting her website.     I’m an English artist with a home and … [Read more]

Featured Artist Robin Harris

“Raining Blueberries” Acrylic on Canvas, 24” x 24”by artist Robin Harris. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Contemporary realist painter Robin Harris’ food-related paintings captivate the senses. To see more of this artist’s work, please visit her website.     We all eat; but even if the goal is merely survival, food means different … [Read more]

Featured Artist Joyce Kubat

"Baby Face" Ink on Paper, 9" x 12" by artist Joyce Kubat. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Joyce Kubat’s art is focused on the human figure, in all its pathos, rawness and uneasy beauty. View more of her art by visiting her website.     I received a BS in psychology from Michigan State University. During my … [Read more]

Foreign Vistas

Artwork by Mark Hilsden

Inspired by landscapes in many international locations, these artists present their work and share their technique. Click on each name to visit the artist's website.     Carolynne Fromme Santorini is one of the most beautiful … [Read more]

Featured Artist Mike Jory

“Scratching My Back” Acrylic on Canvas, 16” x 21”by artist Mike Jory. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Using bright colors, and broad, flowing brushstrokes, artist Mike Jory paints joyous animal portraits and landscapes of his native Devon countryside. Visit his website to learn more about this artist.     I’m an artist based in … [Read more]

How a Creative Idea became a Collaborative Project

"Entering The Old Bay" by Jeff Sturgeon

How does inspiration and a creative idea take root and grow into a major collaborative project? Artist Jeff Sturgeon shares a story of transforming sci-fi illustrations into an exciting business project.     As a professional … [Read more]