I grew up in Southern California…studied art from an early age….love the great illustrators from childhood, Rackham, Neilson, Pyle, etc. Working mostly in printmaking at this time. Love reductive monoprinting and tradional copper plate etching. Hand sculpting is another interest, with horses as the usual source of inspiration.
I was raised in the Carolinas and deeply influenced by folk art, textiles, and Southern Gothic literature. I work in series and my paintings are narratives, filled with metaphor and allegory, drawn from observing the collective experience of “life on Earth”.
Stephanie Martin is a California painter and printmaker. Her current series of etchings feature botanical subjects sketched from life as well as native birds observed at local natural history museums.
Doug Ross has been making fine art silkscreen prints since 2005 at his home studio in Santa Cruz. His work is a product of place, and the abundant wild spaces we have here in Santa Cruz, both land and sea, have had an obvious influence on the subject matter. Doug’s work is populated with stylized [...]