Art Stories: Joanne Shellan

Art is often inspired by stories, whether artists draw from their own interpretation or create something entirely unique. Joanne Shellan, our next featured artist, uses the power of storytelling to connect with her audience. While oil is her preferred media, Shellan also has a natural talent for photography. Shellan is a Pacific Northwest native. She […]

Art Stories: Kristi Johnson

Our next featured artist has a gift for photography and connecting with the natural world. A true animal lover, Kristi Johnson magically captures fantastic creatures of all shapes and sizes. She specializes in equine and longhorn photography, but portrays any living, breathing critter on her ranch located in the heart of Texas. Kristi Johnson has […]

Art Stories: Rhonda Dicksion

Capturing the natural world through art often serves as inspiration for creative minds. Our featured artist this week, Rhonda Dicksion, is an accomplished colored pencil artist and an avid nature lover. She currently lives in the Cascade foothills and captures the natural beauty of her surroundings with her trusty red camera, which she later turns […]

Art Stories: Paul Franks

Travel is a wonderful source of inspiration. Many of our featured artists have been positively impacted by experiencing a foreign country’s landscapes, food, and lifestyle. Paul Franks is such an artist who draws creativity from exploring the world. He’s a talented watercolor painter who merges his passion for art, travel, and athletics to create something […]