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Portfolio Website: Abbie Weinberg


Ivory sculpture
"Emblematic Tusk I+II"

 

"Abbie Weinberg was inspired by art at a very early age by her mother, who also was a sculptor. She attended Goddard College and Evergreen State. After an exciting career as a jockey, she has concentrated on developing her studio arts practice. She recently was awarded honorable mention at Clay Arts Vegas, NV and has successfully participated in Topanga Canyon Gallery Artist Studio Tour, CA. Her present…

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Portfolio Website: Nicole Richards

painting of flock of birds"Summer Sunrise Flock"

 

"I am a Michigan artist working in the Detroit area. I have a Bachelor's of Fine Arts degree from Wayne State University, where I am continuing my graduate studies.

Everything I have ever made is a reflection of the supreme sense of wonder I feel when confronted with the natural world. It is an endless reservoir of possibility. I want my voice to highlight the hidden messages that sometimes get left behind in a…

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Artist Portfolio: Colleen Wiley


Watercolour painting of buttons

 

"Tanisha's Picks"

 

"I make still life paintings with a mixed media approach. I am drawn to old, unique objects that have a personality of their own. I enjoy putting them together to create an interesting composition using a narrative approach. I work with watercolor, along with pastels, charcoal, pen, and image transfer techniques to add depth to my pieces. Using a mixed-media approach adds texture and color to my work. Most of my…

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Artist Portfolio: Dennis Ekstedt

oil painting of city lights at nightFlashpoint Sprawl, Oil on canvas.


"In my paintings I want to depict the illuminated city as a kind of living organism, with its network of electric lights resembling a nervous system. I find it fascinating how this nervous system of electric light is ultimately a manifestation of human habitation - that illuminated cities are landscapes that are literally electrified by human presence. I am interested in how urban environments are…

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Artist Portfolio: Kevin Sloan

painting of a hare and some apple cores
"The Satisfied Hare"

 

At the core of Kevin Sloan's work is a deep concern and respect for our planet particularly its "silent inhabitants" - the animals and plants we share this world with. Through allegory and symbolism he expresses this concern and at the same time reminds viewers of the wonders in this extraordinary world.


He seeks to create a compelling body of work that can speak about our modern technological environment and…

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Portfolio Website: Allyson Malek

painting with grey centre and colorful brush strokes in the corners
"Portal I"

 

Since her earliest memories Allyson has been an artist, and throughout school was frequently recognized and awarded for her artistic achievements.


She studied journalism in college, learning typography, editorial layout and photography and used her creative talents to become a graphic designer and marketing consultant in the San Francisco bay area and Silicon Valley. Clients included Apple Computer, Hewlett-Packard, Cisco…

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Portfolio Website: Edie Marshall

Two children in a landscape painting
"Paula and Friend"


Edie Marshall is a Saskatchewan landscape painter who is interested in the environment, the history and culture of the land. Most of her work is about the prairies where she finds an unlimited and often over-looked source of colours and shapes, ideas and images. Edie paints large energetic canvases and small intimate ones as a way to describe the vastness and energy of the land with its diverse and unique…

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Artist Portfolio: Lisa Lackey

Textile art of a star

 

"4th Impression" 


Lisa Lackey is an artist from New York City.

A graduate of the University of Kansas in Architectural Engineering and the School of Visual Arts for her MFA, Lisa has been finding her artistic voice while raising her child and teaching Math and Art as a NYC Public School Teacher. Ready to share her work with the world, she offers this Website as her introduction. 

 

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Online Portfolio: Olga de Klein

Mixed media artwork with thread and metal

 

"Rhizome 3"

 

A native of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Olga de Klein has lived in the Chattanooga area since 1987. Previous places she has called "home" include Mexico City, Acapulco, and Cancun, as well as Cali, Colombia, and Willemstad, Curacao.  Creativity always has been part of her life.  While initially her paintings were focused on portraits in oil, she has morphed into abstraction and textiles, with an unmistakable vivid…

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Artist Website: Michelle Marcotte

Painting of corn on the cob and tomatoes"Corn on the Cob and Toasted Tomato Sandwiches for Dinner", Oil on canvas

I worked over 35 yrs as a home economist, a food scientist, food and nutrition journalist, food stylist, and a food and agriculture regulatory affairs specialist. I still do those things, so painting food fresh and prepared really holds my heart.


Ideas come to me. I buy the food, prepare the food, style the food into a composition, photograph the food and then…

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Artist Website: Edward Bear Miller

Nude painting of a woman in water"Woman awash", Oil on canvas

I paint as a means to connect with the visible universe surrounding me and the less visible universe within me.  Often a pretty picture results, but painting pretty pictures is not my primary objective.  I am immersing myself in the stuff of existence, in color and contour and spatial relationships.  I process them and they merge with memories, urges, ideas of right and wrong and what is beautiful.…

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Portfolio Website: Tracy Jager

Collage of two men walking up a mountain

"You'd planned to move with a kind of largeness"

collage assembled from images hand-cut from vintage magazines/books

 

I'm a visual artist who lives in Vancouver, Canada.  My art can also be found online under my pseudonym 'livingferal'. I make collages, take photos, draw, sew, and occasionally make books and write.


My dreamscape collages are influenced by my interest in philosophy, poetry, psychology, and ecology, among other…

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Artist Portfolio: Noah Verrier

Sunset painting over a lakeSunset No. 26

 

“150 Sunsets” explores the idea of commitment through a year long durational art project.

 

Noah Verrier has been painting since childhood. Verrier earned his MFA in Studio Art at Florida State University. He currently is a working artist, and adjunct Professor of Painting and Drawing at Florida State University. His work has been featured in many exhibits in the United States, and abroad. Noah was awarded the…

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Portfolio Website: Tina Tavolacci

Hand made jewellery

 

Tina Tavolacci is an artist from Coloma, Michigan. She works with copper, rusty treasures, color pencil and acrylic paints. Her inspiration is derived from nature as evidenced in the textures, color and subjects used in her work. As well as making art, she teaches it every day for a K-8 charter school.

 

View more of Tina's Jewelry and paintings on her portfolio website: http://tinatavolacci.com/

 


Sea horse drawing on music paper


Two paintings of small birds


Artist Website: Rose Jackson Taylor

Poem 002: Science and love"Poem 002 Science & Love"

 

Rose Jackson Taylor is a british artist working in hand lettering, textiles and poetry.


Rose grew up in Mid Wales where she learnt how to write, sew and climb trees. Following a rigorous primary school education involving hours of handwriting practice, she later went on to masquerade as an English student at the University of Nottingham.

 

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