Southwestern kitsch and Mexican arts and crafts star in William Shepherd’s exuberant still lifes
The first thing you notice when talking to Texas-based artist Jill Carver is her accent. No, it’s not southern; it’s British. Growing up in Bedfordshire, England, Carver says she was a shy child and a bit of a tomboy who loved bird-watching and drawing. At school she quickly became known as the class artist....
Lane Timothy creates classic scenes with a contemporary twist
For his first one-man show in eight years, Clark Hulings paints the texture of life around the world
Taos Jar , oil, 7 x 9. By Norman Kolpas Trompe l’oeil. These days the French term, which means literally “trick the eye,” is so freely and swiftly applied to any painting with a three-dimensional sense of realism that many people don’t stop to think about why artists choose to paint trompe l’oeil works...
Wildlife artist Luke Frazier gets close to the animals he paints
A multi-talented artist explores Northwest Coast imagery
Ancient Trails , oil, 36 x 48. By Myrna I. Zanetell Thickly forested hills give way to high rolling meadows lush with grass and dotted with tiny wildflowers. This is western ranch country, where vast horizons celebrate freedom in its purest form. Here, in the shadow of Granite Mountain and near the old territorial...
Nancy Chaboun takes a painterly approach to figurative work that's full of expressive meaning
A lifelong passion for the American West inspires R.S. Riddick's award-winning paintings.