Featured Artists: Painters, Mixed-media Artists, Photographers, and more



Want to put a unique twist on your home décor and goods? Look no further than Wendy Costa’s joyful masterpieces, which are guaranteed to put a smile on your face, whether you’re on the computer, cooking in the kitchen, or even traveling. Costa’s spirited work is fully functional. . . read more
Artist David Copson hails from a family of scientists and excelled in math as a student. His heart, however, pulled him toward art, and in particular, printmaking. After 10 years spent in New York City working as a technical director at Atelier Ettinger, he began to specialize in hand-drawn. . . read more
Is there anything more uplifting than seeing the pure, incandescent joy of children at play? Katerina Mertikas doesn’t think so, choosing to paint whimsical depictions of her family and other children at the height of happiness in a style she calls “naïve expressionism.” “My. . . read more
Virginia resident Diana Gamerman creates quirky, color-filled oil paintings which bring to life cityscapes and landscapes across the U.S. Diana received her Master of Arts from Wayne State University in Detroit, Mich and has studied and exhibited at various art museums in Michigan, Texas,. . . read more
When Veronica Winters immigrated to the U.S. from Russia in 1997, she knew it was the only way she could fully explore her artistic abilities. After receiving her bachelors degree in fine art, she chose to pursue both colored pencils and oils, and now creates stunning imagery in both mediums.. . . read more
Nancy Teague’s impressionistic paintings are reflections of a fleeting moment or fanciful thought. Her loose, carefree style has garnered many awards and gained her acceptance in several prestigious art fairs, including the Cherry Creek Art Festival in Denver and the Coconut Grove Art. . . read more
Throw definitions and labels out the window. Toss out anything you’ve ever been taught, and forget everything you thought you knew. Then go explore Clare Horne’s eye-opening abstract paintings—I think you’ll find yourself a more enlightened, soulful individual. “[I urge the. . . read more
Anna Lifson possesses the unique ability to create fantastically-detailed embroidered silk “paintings.” Her longstanding (and surely painstaking) embroidery skills are courtesy of a colorful Vietnamese culture, which she brings full force to Chicago through her art. Anna is also. . . read more
Daniel Walters is a self-motivator when it comes to creating innovative artwork. An Oklahoma native, he has worked tirelessly to become proficient in several different mediums. Although his originals below are old-fashioned portrayals of a simpler time, he also excels at painting modern. . . read more
Australian artist Richard Rogers wants nothing more than to spread the love – the love of art, that is! As a tutor, Richard publicly demonstrates a broad range of skills, techniques, and styles to help other painters achieve their artistic goals and reach their full potential. Not only has. . . read more
When’s the last time you saw a Volkswagen Beetle play a rousing game of pool? Or have a picnic with a snail? How about hosting a bunch of dogs at Easter? If you answered “Never,” then you’ve also never seen the amazing work of Chelle Destefano. (And if you answered “Last week,”. . . read more
Jorge Calero has a knack for seeing beyond the “everyday” into a world teeming with small delights. His love of all things nature has fine-tuned his imagination, enabling him to create light-filled landscapes that evoke the very emotion and personality of the sea, swamp, and. . . read more
Watercolor painter Mark Leggett lives on the stunning west coast of Scotland, where he has ample inspiration for his two main passions: painting and running. The coastline delivers both, providing miles of beach to jog and plenty of places to capture the exquisite beauty of coastal scenery.. . . read more
Esam Jlilati paints remarkably detailed pieces that smoothly transition from ancient architecture to fantastic surrealism and modern cityscapes. His seamless way of mixing these three subjects has resulted in a colorful style that’s uniquely his own. Esam’s artistic journey began in. . . read more



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