Painting

Ann Hardy

“I am a representational, sometimes quite impressionistic painter, who loves the privilege of getting to express myself visually through a painting.”
Ann Hardy is living life as fully and well as she knows how. For Ann, the joy of painting is in the process (journey) and not the destination. Growth in life and art is the [...]



Arlene Butterworth

“Art can help one to be more creative in all aspects of daily life. I believe art can enrich everyone’s life and make our world a better place to live.“

Bio
Arlene Butterworth has wanted to be an artist for as long as I can remember. She studied Art at Brigham Young University for two years, then [...]



Brian Davis

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Brian Davis grew up in the west Texas town of San Angelo and moved to Dallas when he was 21 years old. As a child he found himself more interested in nature shows than other programing that children of his age watched. At an early age, he realized he was surrounded by wildlife within the [...]



Chad Beene

“After leaving Vegas I wanted to change my art because I had changed I wasn’t that guy living a 24/7 lifestyle in that crazy city anymore,” Chad recalls. “I have a strong faith in my God and Jesus Christ, and that faith got me through some really tough times. Without God’s hand of protection I [...]



Dana Blanchard

“My paintings evolve from a dichotomous process of both serious planning and wanton improvisation. The composition, color palette, and surface texture are conceived in the carefully orchestrated first layer. Improvisation becomes a force during the process of constructing and deconstructing each subsequent layer. At this point, painting becomes discovery. It is a test for the [...]



DJ Naehritz

Work
DJ Naehritz is a local emerging artist. She began painting only several years ago. Yet, her carefully composed abstracts show mature composition, thoughtful use of color and subtle textures.



Donna Antosh

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Donna Antosh is a retired home economist, having taught college and high school home economics classes with emphasis on child development. Some undergraduate courses of the 50s sparked her interest in color and design.
She started painting in 1995 after a bout with breast cancer. Her first experience of holding a brush was in Belfast, Maine [...]



Drew Liedtke

“I became an artist as early as I could pick up a pencil and first realized it is what I wanted to do with my life when I was in the 1st grade. Creating is my means of therapy; an escape from reality.”

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Drew Liedtke is a professional illustrator and graphic designer with a Fine [...]



Faith Jessup

“While I consider myself to be a realist painter, my interest lies in creating a world of impossibilities.”

Work
Faith Scott Jessup paints from observation and from her imagination. In her studio, she often illuminate small plastic animals with a table lamp and, through the process of painting them, conjure them into life. A tiny plastic [...]



Fil Booth

“To create a powerful and moving abstract image is a gratifying experience for any artist. To have that image appreciated by the viewer is an even greater joy.”

Bio
Fil Booth has been involved in the world of art since gaining a B.A. in Art Education from Newark State College (Kean University) in 1969. She began her [...]



Frieda Winn

“My paintings represent places I long to see”.
Bio
Frieda Winn is a native Texan. She enjoys traveling and the beauty of nature.
Work
Frieda Winn’s paintings are detailed and lush imaginings. Her brush strokes show extreme attention to detail. When she needs to escape from the realities of this world, she finds a place of refuge in painting [...]



Guy Fumagalli

“My artistic inspiration comes from an admiration of early abstract painters enmeshed with a mixture of 1960’s modern pop art.  Painters that inspired me include Pollock, De Kooning, Piet Mondrian, Warhol, and Rothko.”
Bio
Guy Fumagalli has a background in illustration, graphic design and computer animation. More recently, he has designed and published a number of video [...]



Ivette Ramos

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Ivette Ramos was born in Mexico, and studied various forms of art at in Mexico, Italy and the United States. She has formal training in graphic design, ceramic, glass and painting. She has shown in numerous group exhibitions in galleries across Mexico, California, and more recently Texas.

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Ivette Ramos is an energetic and versatile artist. Her [...]



Jonathon Kimbrell

“I can’t really say that my work is about one thing in particular. I’ll be honest, I’m sort of bi-polar when it comes to my art. Themes, techniques, subjects and mediums change when my mood changes. However, if my work had to be broken down into a constant theme, I guess it would have to [...]



Leigh Ann Williams

“This series of work is based on music and communicates the energy, vibration, and movement within the musical experience. The images illustrate vibrations of the cadence and the movement of captured light as it moves and repeats as patterns. The work is intended to be fun and whimsical: the paintings and sculptures create a dynamic [...]



Marie Maines

“The more I learn about art, the more I realize how much there is to know. However, the learning process becomes more exciting and more compelling with each new composition. I feel very lucky to have such a wonderful obsession.”
Bio
Marie Maines is a retired first grade teacher who has always wanted to be an artist [...]



Melissa Ayr

Children need art in their lives and her art foundation is dedicated to keep art in our primary education system. Once children see art, touch art, and feel art; art is with them forever.

Bio
Melissa Ayr has been painting since she was 3 years old. Oil and mixed media painting has been Melissa’s passion for many [...]



Michael Longhofer

“I paint because I have a passion to do so. That passion began in early childhood and continues to grow to this day. I love everything about it…the creative process, the ability to express emotions, the blending of color and the smell of paint. I can’t imagine a world without it. It is who I [...]



Monica Maxwell

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Monica Maxwell has been creating art since childhood and is primarily a self-taught artist. Through her early years, she created representational artwork in soft pastel, charcoal, oil and watercolor. Monica attained a degree in architecture at the University of Cincinnati School of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning and spent 10 years in commercial real estate [...]



Todd Ford

“I paint in a style that is similar to, but certainly not true photorealism. I am much more interested in creating work that is a synthesis of my own vision and sensibilities without the strict confinements [...]



Trish Biddle

“Do you ever have one of those days when you see a commercial on TV, or a travel magazine ad where the image either makes you sigh or dream and imagine? You imagine….. You imagine you’re on your way to the airport because getting there is half the fun, Prada bag in hand. You arrive [...]



Vesna Komarica

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Vesna Komarica was born in Sarajevo, former Yugoslavia, where she graduated from the School of Architecture in 1991. She moved to the United States in 1995 and received Degree of Master of Architecture from the University of Texas at Arlington, in 2003.
She had always drawn and inspired by Mediterranean landscape and colors. She works with [...]




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