Me & My Art Monday: Meet Alison Belt

This week's featured artist:  Alison Belt, member since 2015: ME:  I grew up in St. Louis, MO, and moved to the Baltimore area in 1996. I currently live in Cockeysville, MD, with my husband and four children and maintain a studio on York Rd. in Antique Row, also in Cockeysville. Being a professional artist has always been my … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Alison Belt

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Me & My Art Monday: How is YOUR online presence working for you?

If you are reading this blog post, and you are an artist, you probably know your way around the web - at least a little. If you spend any time on the internet, then you also know that it is a wealth of information and opens up whole new worlds to just about everyone.   We … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: How is YOUR online presence working for you?

Me & My Art Monday: Meet Maurice Margulies

This week's featured artist:  Maurice Margulies, member since 1993: ME: I was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. I attended the public schools there and then attended Brooklyn College where I majored in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. I then studied for the Ph.D in the Department of Microbiology at Yale. I was two years … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Maurice Margulies

Me & My Art Monday: Meet Rebecca Grace Jones

This week's featured artist:  Rebecca Grace Jones, returning member: ME:  I was born and raised in Hagerstown, Maryland into a family of artists where creativity was encouraged and nurtured. After graduating high school I moved to Baltimore, MD and majored in art at Towson University, earning both a BA and MFA. I started my professional career as … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Rebecca Grace Jones

Me & My Art Monday: Meet Sharon Kelly

This week's featured artist:   Sharon Kelly, new member: ME:  Born & raised in Montreal, Quebec, I am now living & raising my family in Ottawa, Ontario. Earlier in my life I studied art history at Queens University, with a focus on both Canadian art & the Renaissance periods. However, I always longed for a professional studio … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Sharon Kelly

Me & My Art Monday: Meet Carol Carpenter

Meet this week’s featured artist Carol Carpenter, member since 2015: ME: My name is Carol Carpenter. I am a professional artist residing in Columbia, Maryland since 1978. Born in Baltimore, Maryland in 1948, I am a graduate of Antioch University with a dual major in Art and Psychology. I began seriously painting and exhibiting in the 80’s … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Carol Carpenter

Me & My Art Monday: Meet Pat O’Brien

This week's featured artist:   Pat O'Brien, new member: ME:  I am a Pittsburgh native who moved to Baltimore to begin my electrical engineering career with a defense company. Four children later, the call of my paint brushes lured me to pursue a career in art; particularly wall murals and work on canvas. My focus is … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Pat O’Brien

Me & My Art Monday: Meet Cynthia Angeles

This week's featured artist:   Cynthia Angeles, new member: ME:  Born and raised in Manila, Philippines, I live and paint in Washington, DC.  I loved drawing as a child but concentrated on piano for many years until losing two beloved teachers to cancer. In my sadness and frustration, I took a multi-level art class. Painting has since … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Cynthia Angeles

Me & My Art Monday: Meet Joanne Bast

Meet this week’s featured artist, Joanne Bast, member since 2013: ME: As a child I did number paintings-never following the lines and embroidery kits-never reading the charts. In college, I put away childish things and turned serious. After several scientific degrees, I rediscovered stitchery as an art form. I worked both flat and sculpturally, eventually moving … Continue reading Me & My Art Monday: Meet Joanne Bast