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



Painter Sally Bullers has grown in leaps in bounds throughout her artistic career, but one thing that’s never changed is her desire to express a sense of emotion on paper, and use that emotion to create a connection with the people who view her art. Although she prefers to paint primarily. . . read more
Painter Ruslana Levandovska displays subliminal sensibilities of the human spirit in all her oil paintings. From passion to sorrow, her traditional paintings are filled with romanticism and nostalgia—and her palette knife paintings are every bit impressionistic and bold. The vivid, joyous. . . read more
Artist Cecelia Feld of Dallas, Texas, feels strongly about the art of conversation, especially when it’s her artwork telling the story! Cecelia says that when color, line, shape and texture are in conversation with one another, it brings about a lively, energetic quality to the composition.. . . read more
From maritime to landscapes to figurative paintings, award winning artist Dan Simoneau has a gentle, yet firm touch when it comes to applying paint on canvas. Dan’s dynamic maritime creations are inspired by a life in southern Maine. Transfixed by the movement and clarity of water, he. . . read more
Finishing out our Holiday Updates this year, we’re taking a second look at watercolor painter Jinx Morgan’s colorful island paintings! Jinx’s art has always showcased the vibrant hues of island living, and her current work is no exception. Here’s one that I. . . read more
Happy New Year, folks! I hope you had a great time ringing out the old last night. :) Today, we’re taking another look at acrylic painter Marianne Hornbuckle’s colorful abstracts! Marianne’s style has continued to evolve over the past 6 years, but I think the painting below,. . . read more
Happy New Year’s Eve, everyone! Today we’re taking a second look at the intricate pen & ink artwork of Melissa B. Tubbs! Although best-known for her finely-crafted architectural drawings, some of the diverse pieces available in Melissa’s Etsy shop include her beautifully. . . read more
Welcome back for another special Holiday Update! Today we’ll be looking at one of EE’s own writers, Adriana Guidi, who you may remember from her posts on creating a multipurpose sketch journal and painting a local restaurant en plein air. Adriana’s work has been featured. . . read more
Welcome back to our final week of Holiday Updates! Today we’re taking another look at Angela Westerman’s gorgeous organic abstracts. Angela (who goes by “AK” professionally) has recently branched out into a new niche market with her hand-painted skatedecks, for. . . read more
As we finish up our first week of Holiday Updates, we have an extra special artist that we’d like to revisit. . . Doris Glovier, a former EmptyEasel writer AND an excellent painter in watercolor, oil and pastel. Picking just one of Doris’s paintings was tough, but I think. . . read more
Merry Christmas, everyone! Today in our Holiday Update series we’re taking a second look at the multi-talented Sharlena Wood—a painter, educator, and business owner who makes art fun for everyone! Check out one of Sharlena’s latest paintings below, which she created as part of. . . read more
Happy Christmas Eve, everyone! Today in our Holiday Update series we’re revisiting acrylic painter Jane Tracy’s gloriously colorful abstracts. Floating By (seen below) is a great example of Jane’s fractured, abstract style, as well as showcasing her excellent eye for color. . . read more
Today in our Holiday Update series we’re taking another look at digital artist Darlene Foster’s amazing manipulated photographs. Darlene’s work is always intriguing, and mixes surrealist elements with nostalgic landscapes and scenes. Groundhog Day, below, is an excellent. . . read more
Kicking off our Holiday Updates this year, we’re taking a second look at acrylic painter Jennifer Woodburn’s fantastic landscapes! The painting below is titled Winter Amongst Cedars and showcases Jennifer’s excellent use of bright, vibrant color laid down in a contemporary. . . read more



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