For inspiration, painter Dave Gordinier keeps his eyes fixed on the Arizona landscape
Bierman’s Earth Mothers surmount life’s most difficult challenges, finding tranquility and contentment in simple pleasures
Christopher Blossom spends a year at sea and nets fresh inspiration
Gary Ernest Smith shares the process of creating a 6-by-10-foot painting
Bronze sculptor Dave McGary learned from the best
Melissa J. Cooper deftly captures the spirit and personality of the animals she sculpts
Kate Starling unearths inspiration in the red-rock deserts of Utah
By Bonnie Gangelhoff Don Sahli began his formal art education at the University of Texas in 1981, but one year later a meeting with renowned Russian colorist Sergei Bongart proved life-changing. At Bongart’s invitation, Sahli moved to California and became the master artist’s last apprentice. Today, the Colorado-based artist doesn’t hesitate in saying that...
A major retrospective this fall at the National Museum of the American Indian celebrates the revolutionary and complex life and career of Fritz Scholder
Until a few years ago, Carolyn Meyer was best known for her landscapes of Napa Valley that show the vineyards and fields with an abstracted, almost cubist pattern. Living in rural northern Marin County and often painting en plein air, she had one particular place she favored for a heightened...