Artists’ Studios

Here’s a chance to view painters and sculptors in the places they call home: their art studios, where they bring to life their creative visions. These artist studios are located throughout the country. Some are western artists while others work in the still life, figurative, or landscape genres. Top studio artists, including George Carlson and Quang Ho, discuss everything from the music they listen to while working to the artwork they display. The art studios of emerging artists are also featured here.

Jesse Powell at his art studio in Monterey, CA

Artists’ Studios | Jesse Powell

A VISIT WITH JESSE POWELL AT HIS STUDIO IN MONTEREY, CA | "My studio is located in the historic American Tin Cannery building on Cannery Row," Powell says. "The studio sits on the third floor facing the Pacific Ocean and has 20-foot-high ceilings, the original 12-foot-tall windows, and the original brick walls."

Craig Kosak's art studio on Whidbey Island, WA

Artists’ Studios | Craig Kosak

A Visit With Craig Kosak at his Studio on Whidbey Island, WA | "The first thing you notice about my studio is that it’s new," Kosak says. "The first chapters of my painting career were spent in art schools and rental studios...As my career matured, I needed more space..."

Robert C. Jackson's art studio in Kennett Square, PA

Artists’ Studios | Robert C. Jackson

A VISIT WITH ROBERT C. JACKSON AT HIS STUDIO IN KENNETT SQUARE, PA | "I rent space in an old 1925 American Legion building," Jackson says. "It has wooden floors, plaster walls, and high ceilings. It’s not big, but I’m comfortable here. It’s coming up on six years that I have been here, so...

Sculptor Josh Tobey's art studio in Loveland, CO

Artists’ Studios | Josh Tobey

A VISIT WITH JOSH TOBEY 
AT HIS STUDIO IN LOVELAND, CO | "My wife, JoJo, and I live in the mountains 35 minutes from Loveland, CO, and about six miles, as the crow flies, from Estes Park. Our property is surrounded by national forest on two sides," Tobey says. "The studio is a two-story...

Cynthia Eckhardt's art studio

Artists’ Studios | Cynthia Eckhardt

A visit with Cynthia Eckhardt at her studio in Arroyo Seco, NM | Eckhardt says her studio "looks like one of the old adobe churches you see in little communities throughout northern New Mexico. It even has a bell tower. I designed it, and it was a ton of fun. I even included a...