Playing Up

For many people who have reached their goals and been blessed with success, gratification comes not through more conquest, but through helping others.

In The Studio

Artsy Shark celebrates the artist’s studio, and presents a gallery of candid shots of our artist friends at work

In Praise of Older Artists

Later-in-life artists bring a tremendous amount of life experience to their chosen practice, and with great dedication somehow often end up making up for lost time in building a new career.

Artists at Work

Artsy Shark presents our artist friends at work. Enjoy!

Your “Aha Moment”

That moment of clarity. A sudden realization, a point where everything clicks. It may change your life.

Your Creative Flow/Interview with Tory Hughes

Tory Hughes is an artist, writer, and creative coach. She talks about the creative process, how artists get stuck, how they can overcome blocks and empower themselves.

Featured Artist Nashay Jones

Artsy Shark is pleased to present the portfolio of Nashay Jones, a painter from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She discusses her experience, inspiration and goals.

Featured Artist Michael Vincent Manalo

Michael Vincent Manalo presents his portfolio of haunting and beautiful images. He manipulates photographs to create images about feelings, dreams and everyday occurrences. He discusses his life and inspirations.

Featured Artist Patricia A. Smith

Artist Patricia A. Smith presents her portfolio of work, discusses her inspiration and her methods of creating mixed media abstract art.

Featured Artist Mark Powell

British artist Mark Powell presents a sketchbook of detailed and powerful illustrations. He discusses his current work and inspiration.

Featured Artist Stephanie MacKenzie

Featured Artist Stephanie MacKenzie resides in Paris, and shows her work internationally. Her digital photography/art style has a surreal dreaminess which has been inspired by Andy Warhol, Salvador Dali and Herb Ritz. She discusses her recent work and career goals.

Summer Artist Updates/Part 2

The latest updates on Artsy Shark’s featured artists from the past six months. Exhibitions, commissions and volunteerism.

Summer Artist Updates/Part 1

An update on Artsy Shark’s Featured Artists. Includes shows, career moves and volunteerism.

Featured Artist Arabella Proffer

American artist Arabella Proffer paints portraits of fantasy aristocracy ~ together with fictional backgrounds, crests and family trees, she creates a world of punk/Elizabethan drama.