Booth # 141
Amy applies acrylic paint with brushes, knives, fingers, and rags to create textured pools of colors. Her work helps maintain her confidence and youthful imagination by letting “whatever happens next happen.”
Booth # 138
Jennifer paints abstract watercolors using vibrant colors and patterns, along with a strong sense of balance and design.
Booth # 85
Mark Brown’s oil paintings are categorized as classical realism.
Booth # 113
Ruth paints abstract, floral, whimsical figures, and landscapes on both canvas and wood to build textured effects.
Booth # 202
Amy’s pieces are abstract, non-representational paintings using a select palette and multiple layers of blended oils.
Booth # 55
Pastelist Roxane Chardon explores the artistry of nature in her paintings of contemporary earth and waterscapes. A delicate blend of representational art with a hint of abstraction; her works are renowned for their reflective nuances of composition, light, and tonal color.
Booth # 96
Cheryl paints colorful shorelines and florals with energetic brushwork in an impressionistic style.
Booth # 133
Devin paints oil on canvases in the style of realism and impressionism
Booth # 15
Exploring the balance of life and expression, Carol constructs contemporary figurative compositions combining the human form and architectural elements.
Booth # 186
Forrest shows an edgy and modern collection of female icons unleashing their spirit from within. Her body of work encompasses several mixed media aspects to add depth, a story, and texture.
Booth # 116
Combing watercolor, gouache, pen, and acrylic on paper and canvas, Yoram captures fleeting moments of dramatic, comic, and lyrical interactions between people. He uses expressionism to portray lush landscapes that range from realism to abstract.
Booth # 71
Julia’s artistic vision attributes the juxtaposition of her rural roots and sophisticated urban background in a “joie de vivre” expression of vivid color and texture.
Jen Glover Riggs
Booth # 7
Jen’s acrylic paintings are categorized as abstract art.
Booth # 56
Joseph’s landscapes are comprised of oil and acrylic paintings on ampersand panel or Belgian linen, under paint, then layered to completion.
Booth # 27
John’s oil paintings depict the hypnotic and peaceful characteristics of the water.
Booth # 206
Eric’s paintings are a vibrant celebration of nature. His kaleidoscope of colors draw you into an ethereal place and instill a sense of unity. Each picture is constructed of many layers, as the pigments dry they open up to reveal the radiance and beauty of nature. His art is meant to convey the excitement he feels for the amazing place that he feels blessed to live on.
Booth # 190
Influenced by nature, especially the ocean, shoreline, gardens, and flowers, Lisa plays with abstraction and color to invoke a peaceful and calm piece.
Booth # 196
Farhana makes handmade watercolors using metallic paints, made from her own pigments. She then paints on her own handmade paper. Her work is inspired by Mughal and Persian Miniatures’ painting techniques.
Booth # 45
Carries paints bold contemporary landscapes, florals, cowscapes, and portraits in oils. Her new work includes mosaic paintings, also known as modern-day pointillism. Her other work is characterized by big, broad strokes.
Booth # 80
All of Harry’s work is done by hand using oils, either on canvas or board. He uses a layer of glazes to achieve a richness of depth and color. He does a variety of subject matter from still lives to landscapes and seascapes.
Booth # 2
Audrey’s work consists of abstract, acrylic paintings.
Booth # 58
Ning wants her viewers to be able to perceive her landscapes, still lives, and seascapes from a distance. However, as they move closer, she wants them to appreciate the abstract beauty of the large and spontaneous brush strokes and interesting textures.
Booth # 41-42
As an abstract expressionist, Angus uses fabric, collage, newspaper, plastic, burlap, and acrylics on either canvas or wood.
Inspired by his travels, John’s abstract paintings are made either on site, or from sketches, photos, and memory. He uses oil and acrylic paints on canvases using brushes, palette knives, scratching tools, and towels.
Booth # 86
William paints atmospheric landscapes done entirely from memory and imagination
Booth # 14
Most of Denise’s current collages have a nautical theme. Other pieces are botanical. Patterned and textured papers are seamlessly integrated into the images with acrylic paint. The images wrap around the edges of the wood panels.
Mary Ann Neilson
Booth # 57
Painting with watercolor and some acrylic paint, Mary Ann primarily paints landscapes of foreign locations, local locations, and floral scenes.
Booth # 65
Leo paints modern contemporary paintings using oils on canvases.
Booth # 140
Chris’s paints portraits of people with the cars they owned, drove, were filmed with, or wrote about, in prose or song. Her work is a combination of portrait painting with rendering classic cars.
Booth # 90
Moshgan’s closeness to nature instilled in her a deep longing to capture and express essence throughout her artwork. Her oil and acrylic paintings are rich with the color and liveliness as the nature she portrays.
Booth # 119
Kelly’s work blends the gestural language of improvisational expressionism with reductive abstraction. She thrives on the constant change of subject matter and styles and enjoys the juxtaposition of both chaos and simplicity.
Booth # 25
Philip creates oil paintings on canvas using a variety of brushes, techniques, and highly paid models and actors.
Booth # 130
Using his 20-year sculptor skillset, Paul creates dynamic compositions on canvas, curing and manipulating each layer with variations of heat and sanding. Each layer receives its own special treatment forming new shapes and shadows. Paul’s only tradition is to experiment every day and discover.
Booth # 111
Greg paints humorous, miniature gouache painting of penguins, zombies, and nudes in unexpected situations.
Booth # 33
Sharon’s paints figurative art to connect with shared experiences of meaning and joy. Through this language and expression, we discover our personal commonalities and find appreciation, respect, and acceptance of one another.
Booth # 127
Cassie’s interiors illustrate cognizance as each room she paints is a snapshot of her mind. Straddling the line between dream and reality, she is fascinated by the idea of multiple truths and layers of scale, and time, and place.
Booth # 91
Sumiyo’s impressionistic and expressionist paints depict natural themes and represent both traditional and nontraditional watercolor techniques.
John Van Orsouw
John’s mixed media paintings are painted on canvas and or wood.
Peter works from his home studio on Searsport, Maine, painting rustic scenes of nature and still life arrangements in a soft realistic style. Peter states, “While I may set the mood and begin to tell a story, the painting should hold the viewer’s attention long enough, so they discover and feel something of their own.” Peter enjoys how paintings can awaken a memory or an emotion and provoke conversation.
Simon Zeng expresses his rich imagination and love of nature in his artwork. His work describes the beauty of human beings and truth, which are shown by traditional and modern styles.
Zu Sheng Yu
Zu Sheng believes that art and music have a logical connection that is experimented with in abstraction and painting.
Daphne’s oil paintings are non-representational works that focus on a balancing composition and color.
Bao produces traditional oil paintings on canvases.
Andrea is a food portrait pop artist who focuses on nostalgic Americana and explores memories through food.
Large contemporary oils on board using various applications including cloth, wire brush, and hands.
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