Artists of Note

If you are an art collector looking to learn about as many artists as possible, you’ve come to the right place. Our newest column, Artists of Note, turns the spotlight on contemporary artists from the West and beyond—both emerging artists and established ones—who are worth your attention. In this section you’ll meet artists from all walks of life, with styles ranging from realism to impressionism to abstraction in the plein-air, landscape, still-life, western, and sculpture genres. Here we’ll give special attention to the works these artists create with numerous images of their artwork. Art collectors will recognize some of these artists and also take note of new artists that are on the rise.

Artists of Note | Bethanne Kinsella Cople

Not Just a Hobby Anymore Art was just a hobby for Bethanne Kinsella Cople until she got to college, and the man who would become her husband encouraged her to take art classes. Cople graduated with a majorin psychology and a minor in fine art. After graduation she taught children the fundamentals of drawing...

Artists of Note | Ginger Whellock

Finding Her Place in Art It took time for Ginger Whellock to find her place in art. She was drawing as far back as she can remember, but when she got to college, she found that the art world was captivated by abstraction, and representational painting was discouraged. Disheartened, Whellock took a hiatus from...