Artist Profile: Francine Gourguechon

The human body as art and body decoration appears in every culture and is used to symbolize seduction, ritual, social standing or threat.

Artist Profile: Marie Noorani

Artist Marie Noorani‘s richly textured hand-made paper art express her love of the medium and her fascination with the process of destruction and renewal.     ABI:  You are a paper maker. How did you fall in love with this medium? MN:  I discovered paper making through the book arts; for many years, bookbinding was […]

Artist Profile: Karlie Carpentier Rosin

Canadian illustrator and painter Karlie Carpentier Rosin shares her colorful portfolio and her artist story.     ABI:  How has your illustration work evolved over time? KCR:  My illustration work has evolved in a few ways. My techniques have matured from fully traditional to mixing those techniques with digital software such as Photoshop. The way […]

Artist Profile: Susan Connery

While it can be tricky for someone to create a design from scratch, they may already have some special patterns they love and would want to see on a mat.

Artist Profile: Gail Golden

I have made many commitment rings for people who are not seeking the traditional wedding path.

Artist Profile: Shelby Andre

My passion with paper is one that started off with a few tiny scraps of misfit pieces that has since erupted into the chaotic, beautiful obsession it is today.

Artist Profile: Richard De Wolfe

My goal is to create art that people will cherish and pass down through many future generations.

The Art of Transportation

By staging figurative models and actual cars, each painting is developed from a design unique to my own vision, and enriched by exhaustive research and biographical study.

Artist Profile: Pam Houston

My primary focus as an artist is depicting people, places and animals. I want my pieces to tell a story.

Artist Profile: Maria O’Farrell

Nature photography brings LIFE to interiors. It adds shape to sharp lines, adds color and contrast to dark spaces and adds a sense of wellbeing.