As mentioned in my Artist Spotlight Series Review for 2019, I am trying to ramp it back up for this series which is a favorite among readers. Please feel free to submit submissions or artist ideas. Enjoy getting to know this long overdue feature of the talented  Julie Hansen Kansas City, Missouri   Photography by.. read more →

Another year has raced by, come to a close and I forgot to do my Artist Spotlight Series Review for 2019! This is always one of my favorite posts of the year recapping all of the Artist Spotlight Series features. I once again discover the artists that I have featured throughout the year and their.. read more →

Stop by Shop 515 (my next door neighbor) this Friday to have a denim jacket painted for you or a friend by talented artist Windy O’Connor! We will have gifts for all ages and tastes as well as several ready-made jackets in a variety of colors and styles. Bring your own jacket, an idea for your.. read more →

It is no secret I am color crazy.   I tend to think the brighter the better. I have met my match in this talented Birmingham artist.  I hope you enjoy getting to know Amanda Petro Birmingham, Alabama  What is your training?    I graduated from The University of Alabama in 2011 with a degree.. read more →

  There have been so many great art openings and shows recently. I am excited to introduce you to a creative talent in my latest Artist Spotlight Series feature and also to invite you to an opening on Thursday in Charlotte at Sozo Gallery. This one is not to be missed.  Enjoy getting to know .. read more →

Shawn Huckins was introduced to my by a favorite site The Jealous Curator. They have the best artist finds and discover creatives from around the globe. I am enamored with is historical renaissance meets today pieces.  Via The Jealous Curator.. Historical subject matter meets the contemporary art of texting! These meticulously painted works are the.. read more →

HIDELL BROOKS GALLERY has announced their October gallery opening featuring the talented and highly collectable Sally King Benedict. This Atlanta artist is one of my very favorites!  Mark your calendar for the opening reception with Sally King Benedict on Friday, October 4th   from 6-8 pm.  storyboard features new paintings by Sally King Benedict explores storytelling between a.. read more →