Midnight Lake, Christine Towner

Tea and Talk with the Talented: Christine Towner

by Colette Finney For this edition, I selected artist Christine Towner, whose work has been featured in galleries all over the United States. Specializing in painting with encaustic wax, she has been a practicing artist for over a decade. Encaustic is a blend of beeswax, varnish crystals, and pigment that when heated can be layered … Continue reading

Anne Corlette Kappa Hawaii

Tea and Talk with the Talented: Featuring Anne Corlett

“There is nothing like ‘doing’ as a way to improve. There’s opportunity out there if you’re open to it. Take the gift of one day at a time and just keep going.”

Influence Ave Arts Space Gallery 2016
Matthew Wolcott, Random Edits, oil on canvas, 42"x42", 2015
Gone Swimming: Abstraction at 337
Land of Here and Now KCAD Fed Gallery

This Friday Night, Experience Fire in the Dunes of Saugatuck. Studios Are Open at Ox-Bow Five Fridays This Summer.

Between Lake Michigan and the Kalamazoo River, guarded by the heights of Mount Baldhead, a sand mountain, Ox-Bow has given artists a place to retreat to the summer woods to practice their arts for more than a century. Fire is present at several Ox-Bow studios, including metal working, art glass and ceramics. The print studio, the … Continue reading

Anne Corlette Homer Alaska

Reckless Wanderer Paints a Tantalizing Tale: Anne Corlett at Saugatuck Center for the Arts

“Anne’s sense of adventure, her energy, her courage, and above all, her creative passion and her dedication to her art are an inspiration.”
Jacqueline Carey

Understanding Michael Peoples, Prospero of Wax and Fire

Finger On the Pulse of the Criminal Mystique, ArtPrize 2012 Although it is fashionable to critique ArtPrize as an upstart, one cannot question one success of the festival that returns this fall for its eighth celebration. A generation of artists has been activated and nurtured by its annual demands. The proof of this proposition can be … Continue reading

Sarah Scott This City Needs You

Tools for Change:Prints by Sarah Scott

Tools for Change
Artist Reception and Pop-up Shop Friday, June 3 from 7-9pm
The Sparrows
1035 Wealthy St SE

Soft Mist and Light by Katherine Irish

Spellbound by Pastels: National Exhibition Rich in Color and Craftsmanship

The Great Lakes Pastel Society 2016 juried exhibition is on view at the Holland Area Arts Council through July 16.