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.
William paints atmospheric landscapes done entirely from memory and imagination
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.
Andrea is a food portrait pop artist who focuses on nostalgic Americana and explores memories through food.
Mary Ann Neilson
Painting with watercolor and some acrylic paint, Mary Ann primarily paints landscapes of foreign locations, local locations, and floral scenes.
Leo paints modern contemporary paintings using oils on canvases.
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.
Inspired by ambient music and late afternoon light, Damon paints surreal landscapes out of acrylic paintings.
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.
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.
Philip creates oil paintings on canvas using a variety of brushes, techniques, and highly paid models and actors.
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.
Jane’s technique is a unique and original process of using original photos that are massaged and combined with simple PC programs, and without Photoshop.
Greg paints humorous, miniature gouache painting of penguins, zombies, and nudes in unexpected situations.
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.
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.
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.
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