Artist Showcase, Autumn 2018

"They Planned to Enjoy the Day" Handmade Watercolor and Mixed Media on Arches Paper, 10" x 8" by artist Suzanne Siegel. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Twenty-four artists were invited to share one of their favorite pieces in this artist showcase. Learn more about each artist and visit their website by clicking their name.     Caryl Pomales  I’m inspired by beauty in daily … [Read more]

Featured Artist Peter Judge

“Fire Below” Writing Desk with Wenge Legs, Paduak Stretchers and Body and Zebrawood Trim with Patinated Copper Inlay, 16” x 40” x 29” by artist Peter Judge. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Peter Judge describes his passion for woodworking as “Love, Whimsy, Poetry…and sawdust.” Enjoy his portfolio and see more by visiting his website.     Woodworking and sculpture have been passions of mine for my entire … [Read more]

How Focus Changed My Photography Business

"Tranquility Questioned" by photographer Dawn Whitmore

by guest blogger Dawn Whitmore Embracing a cause and a purpose took this photographer from unknown to memorable. Dawn Whitmore shares her story and how she gained traction in a niche market.     Like most photographers, in the … [Read more]

Featured Artist Tom Dimond

"Hovering" Mixed Media on Watercolor Paper, 22" x 30" by artist Tom Dimond. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Tom Dimond conceals and reveals memories and hidden meanings within his abstract, highly textural paintings. Visit his website to learn more.     I was born and raised in New England and now live in the south. I was … [Read more]

Featured Artist Wendy Liang

“Melancholic Drizzle” Watercolor, 18” x 22” by artist Wendy Liang. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Magical and inviting, the watercolor landscapes by artist Wendy Liang are filled with soft light and reflections. See more of her work by visiting her website.     I paint to catch unforgettable moments of beauty in each … [Read more]

Featured Artist Jo Ann Graham

“Sterling Silver Resurrection Fern Necklace” Lost Wax Cast Sterling Silver Necklace, 21” Long by artist JoAnn Graham. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Jewelry artist JoAnn Graham creates flowing, organic jewelry out of silver focusing on line, form and texture. Visit her website to see more of her work.     I choreograph in sterling silver.     My work is … [Read more]

Featured Artist Kari Bienert

“New York” Oil on Linen, 120cm x 120cm by artist Kari Bienert. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Kari Bienert’s paintings are inspired by dreams and filled with vivid shapes and movement. See more her portfolio by visiting her website.     Colour and oil painting has been my profession and passion for over twenty-five … [Read more]

Call for Artists, Autumn 2018

Interested in becoming a featured artist on Artsy Shark? We are currently accepting submissions from visual artists in all mediums. Deadline is November 1, 2018.     Artsy Shark is seeking 48 artists to feature and promote in the … [Read more]

Featured Artist John Schaeffer

"Snake Eyes" Acrylic, 24" x 24" by artist John Schaeffer. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist John Schaeffer creates photorealistic paintings of autos and other machines, detailing light and shadow on each subject. View more of his art by visiting his website.     In 2011, after spending thirty-five years away from … [Read more]

Featured Artist Ginger Gilmour

Artist Ginger Gilmour’s graceful sculptures and dreamlike paintings affirm her quest for beauty. Visit her website to learn more about her mission.     Ever since I can remember I have been an artist. Some say that I was born … [Read more]

Featured Artist Robin Manelis

"In Bloom" Colored Pencil, 20" x 16" by artist Robin Manelis. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Robin Manelis uses colored pencil to create brilliantly colored drawings of flowers so realistic they beg to be touched. Enjoy her exquisite portfolio and visit her website to learn more.     I’m a self-taught colored … [Read more]

Featured Artist Terri Albanese

Artist Terri Albanese with her artwork "Colors of Courage" Glass, 107" x 72" x 2". See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Terri Albanese describes her work as “painting with glass.” Enjoy her fascinating portfolio, and learn more by visiting her website.     It began with the breathtaking mosaics in Italy. They completely captivated … [Read more]

How to Photograph Your Artwork

Suggested background setup for your photo shoot.

by guest blogger Peggy Farren When selling art, presentation is key. You need excellent images, ideally taken by a professional photographer. If that's not feasible, use these tips to photograph your artwork yourself.     Yes, … [Read more]

Featured Artist Joey Schmidt-Muller

"Los Caprischos No. 1" Oil Pastel, 100cm x 100cm by artist Joey Schmidt-Muller. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Joey Schmidt-Muller uses oil pastels in a contemporary realist style he calls the "Traumatic Objectivity." Learn more about the inspiration behind his work by visiting his website.     It has taken many years of wandering … [Read more]