Meet 7 artists who capture scenic beauty
Old Mexico and New Mexico offer vibrant inspiration for Evelyne Boren’s paintings
Carol Hagan portrays horses and other animals in a vibrant new light.
Michael Workman paints nature’s simple truths.
In her former life, Kimberly Wurster developed wildlife refuges in Montana. These days she is more likely to paint the winged inhabitants of such places near her home in Oregon. Her impressionistic depictions of various birds and waterfowl often include an abstracted background that brings the subject forward as the focal point.
Julie Petro remembers her first encounters with art as a youngster growing up in Indiana. Her family owned the Time-Life book series, and Petro relished thumbing through the pages.
In the world of Aesop’s fables, foxes are symbols for slyness, crows represent vanity, and wolves symbolize loneliness. Painter Dave Merrill discusses these literary conceits with ease, noting that such ideas inspire his artworks.
Veteran oil painter John Encinias finds a fresh approach to capturing the landscape.
Cindy Long captures the souls of her subjects in expressive graphite portraits.
Randall Sexton captures everyday life with a nod to nostalgia