Featured Artist Thor Rafnsson

abstract figurative painting by Thor Rafnsson

Artist Thor Rafnsson captures the essence of the human figure in simple lines and bold color. Visit his website to view more of his portfolio.     I was born in 1958 in Iceland. In my early years, I was already focused on the … [Read more]

Featured Artist Wanda Ann Kinnaman

mixed media landscape by Wanda Ann Kinnaman

Artist Wanda Ann Kinnaman creates paintings that portray the wildlife and wide open spaces of the Smoky Mountains. See more of her art by visiting her website.     Open spaces and quiet places best describe my work and process. I … [Read more]

Featured Artist Kim Schroeder

landscape of the California coast by Kim Schroeder

Painter Kim Schroeder captures the stunning scenery of the Pacific Coast in a contemporary impressionistic style. See more of her portfolio on her website.     I was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. I grew up loving the … [Read more]

30 Reasons Artists Should Sell Locally

Why Artists Should Sell Locally

by Carolyn Edlund If you're not cultivating your local market, you may be missing out.     Sales Opportunities 1. Surveys show that 70% of sales are local. Even if you consider your market to be national or global, it's likely … [Read more]

Featured Artist Melissa Reischman

charcoal drawing by Melissa Reischman

Artist Melissa Reischman explores memories, transformation and the force of light in her dynamic portfolio of charcoal drawings. See more by visiting her website.     I began my creative career as a graphic designer. Over time, I … [Read more]

Featured Artist Baiba Limane

New York cityscape by Baiba Limane

Latvian artist Baiba Limane paints vibrant, busy cityscapes filled with the energy of urban life. View more of her portfolio online.     Since I was a child, I’ve always known that my life would be connected to … [Read more]

Featured Artist Carol Ladewig

abstract 3D art by Carole Ladewig

Artist Carol Ladewig presents work from her Year in Color series, focused on the concept of time and its passage. To view more of her art, visit her website.     I grew up in Southern California in a small town and at my … [Read more]

Featured Artist Lauren Mantecón

abstract painting by Lauren Mantecon

Artist Lauren Mantecón creates a bridge between linear and dream time through her ephemeral abstract oils. See more of her portfolio by visiting her website.     Three hours before I heard my grandmother had died, I was asleep … [Read more]

A Powerful Portfolio Speaks for a Nonverbal Artist

Bold abstract painting by Cecile Lobert

by Carolyn Edlund An emerging artist who creates from an existential place speaks directly to the viewer in a raw, emotional form.   Abstract artist Cecile Lobert is a highly creative and prolific painter. She also has profound autism. … [Read more]

Featured Artist Karen Shulman

New York City photography by Karen Shulman

Artist Karen Shulman presents a collection of fascinating urban photographs that combine reflection and reality. See more of her collection by visiting her website.     I create my art as the world reveals itself to me. I take … [Read more]

Featured Artist Aunia Kahn

mixed media portrait of a woman by Aunia Kahn

Aunia Kahn discovered art as a healing force in her life. Her creative work is focused on supporting others who have experienced trauma and abuse. View more of her portfolio by visiting her website.     My story is a strange one. … [Read more]

Featured Artist Raymond L. Haywood

abstract painting by Raymond L. Haywood

Artist Raymond L. Haywood offers a selection of vibrant and highly textural acrylic paintings. See more of his dynamic portfolio by visiting his website.     My name is Raymond L. Haywood, and I'm a professional abstract … [Read more]

Featured Artist Joey Morgan

Abstract digital composite photography by Joey Morgan

Artist Joey Morgan uses a digital composite photography technique to create stunning abstract textural imagery. See more by visiting her website.     I would create patina-style copper every day, all day, if I had my … [Read more]

Artful Holiday Gift Guide 2021

Handmade soaps in whimsical designs by Double Cherry Soapworks

These artists and makers offer a selection of creative gifts, starting under $100, to delight everyone on your holiday list!     Heather Davis Studio & Gallery Heather Davis’ artwork is inspired by her relentless pursuit to … [Read more]