Artist Profile: Heather Davis

My work springs from my love of architecture and history, and also reflects my curiosity about the future.

Artist Profile: Chris Dei

Through long and disciplined practice of meditation, when the state of Śhūnya is reached, the activities of the mind, intellect and emotions come to a total standstill, and consciousness is experienced in its purest form

Artist Profile: Amy Webster

Artwork and drawing have been a part of my life since I can remember, so painting is my latest endeavor.

Artist Profile: Gail Bean

Whatever my activity, whether I am working with my students, in my studio, taking a walk, or traveling, the creative process is always with me.

Artist Profile: Lindsay Kokoska

Yoga philosophy, travel, nature and culture have really inspired my art as well helped it develop over the years.

Artist Profile: Kharisma Sommers

Artist Kharisma Sommers describes what inspires her unique line of mixed metal jewelry and her goals for her creative business.     ABI: What has inspired you to make such unusual jewelry? KS: Since I was little it was rather apparent that I liked uncommon things. I didn’t want to be like other kids. As […]

Artist Profile: Judy Taylor

I specialize in custom work, designing rugs for people, or even designing rug kits to suit the customer’s taste in color and style.

Artist Profile: Diane Beem

What I connected with on a very gut level was the confidence, the boldness, and the “wild beast” – throw caution to the wind kind of painting that I saw in the Fauves.

Artist Profile: Kim Langlois

Artist Kim Langlois describes how using alcohol ink is a perfect fit for her fluid style of painting, and how she has embraced teaching others to use this medium.     ABI: Why use alcohol ink as your medium? What is compelling about it? KL: My style of painting is very loose. Since the inks […]

Artist Profile: Mary Ahern

Artist Mary Ahern paints larger than life portraits of flowers. Enjoy her portfolio and her artist story.     ABI: Tell us about your creative journey and how you developed your current body of work. MA: My paintings begin in the garden. The gardens that I designed surrounding my studio provide the source material for […]