Michael is a self-taught artist who has enjoyed an exciting professional graphic design career, plays music, and likes to ride his bike as far as he can. Pastel painting allows him to distill his pursuits into a visual landscape.
Originally from Chicago, Ken received a BFA from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. He calls his style, "sophisticated chaos," where an accurate drawing gives way to an expressive painting with drips, marks, and splatters as part of the finished piece.
Susan paints and travels to embrace what is different from her own. Her art celebrates the variety of metaphoric and ethnic expression with respect to the universal symbols, which underlie and connect us all. She paints the remembered sensation.
Jill is from Lebanon County, PA and currently lives in Hershey. She received her BA from Albright College. Jill is a plein air painter and a colorist with a distinctive style that sets her apart.
Stuart Dunkel currently lives in Boston. He received classical training at The Boston Museum School and Academy of Realistic Art in Seattle. Stuart defines himself as a contemporary realist. His work evokes joy, optimism, humor, and playfulness.
Jean received her BS in Art Ed from Kutztown University and lives in Fredericksburg, PA. Her subject matter varies and her goal is to create varied works that are honest and reflect her intimate personal glimpses of what she loves about the world through direct painting application.
Dorothy Frey is an artist living in Willow Street, PA. She received her BFA in painting from Millersville University and her MFA American University. She is currently teaching drawing and painting at Millersville University.
Bryan grew up in Lansdowne, PA. He attended the Academy of fine arts in Philadelphia. His focus is on the application of paint; each layer acting as a veil of atmosphere and matter. Out of layering, overlapping, and spontaneity Bryan's abstract landscapes come to life.
Aubrey is from Lancaster and currently attending the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia. He is the recipient of the CX Carlson Summer Residency program.
Georganna graduated from Villanova University and PA Academy of Fine Arts. She currently teaches at the Wayne Art Center. Marks, and mark making are essential to her work.
Born in Hutchinson, KS, Jenny now lives in Lancaster, PA. She holds a BFA from the University of Kansas and is earning her MS from Eastern University. Her images created through wood burning and brought to life with paint are based on her travels and daily observations.
Lee lives and works in Lancaster, PA. She received her BFA from The Rhode Island School of Design. She enjoys exploring mixed media by incorporating both image and words within her work, and likes to paint her travels and experiences.
Jackie graduated from Kutztown University with a degree in Art Education and taught advanced art at Donegal High School in Mount Joy. The art of drawing and mark making influences all of her varied subject matter.
Scott currently teaches art in Lancaster, PA. He received a M.A.Ed at Millersville University, PA and a MFA from the Vermont College of Fine Art. Scott's work often deals with nostalgia, ideology, and interpretations of vintage images.
James earned his BFA in painting at Kutztown University, PA. He now resides in Reading, Pennsylvania. His work reflects inspiration from his local environment and community; finding beauty in what is often overlooked.
Angie received a BFA in Illustration from the Academy of Art College in San Francisco in 2002. Currently, she lives in Chicago and exhibits her work nationally. Her work is a vignette of powerful quiet. She captures the beauty of the familiar and yet overlooked.
Timothy Magenta received his BFA from Millersville University. He now lives in Philadelphia were he captures the space around him and the expressive elements that occupy it.
Linda received her BFA in Studio Art from Millersville University. Oils and watercolors are her preferred medium but the possibilities and effects of mixed media entice her to explore many avenues. Nature is a common theme in her works.
Cathy graduated from the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. She fills watercolor journals when she travels, and produces abstract colorful landscapes in her Philadelphia studio.
Robert received an MFA in printmaking from Syracuse University. He is an internationally renowned printmaker, draftsman, and painter. An avid fisherman, his graphic works often reflect his time spent outdoors along the Susquehanna River and surrounding rural landscapes.
Tim Bell graduated from Frostburg State University. He currently lives in Mayo, MD with his two children, Duncan and Isla. His aim as a painter is to formulate an idea or "feeling" about a particular thing, and then attempt to express that feeling in paint.
Melissa was born in the Philippines. She received her BFA from Kutztown University and a MFA from the PA Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia. She paints the quiet moments and places. They are ordinary moments that become transformed to significance.
Rhoda Kahler resides in West Chester, PA and received her BFA from Wester Chester University in 1995. Her clay tile work is inspired by nature. Each piece embodies the emotion felt by a relationship to the source of inspiration.
Katheryn received her BFA from Brigham Young University, UT in 1993. Katheryn's work balance color and light to create peaceful environments; a quiet visual escape. She refers to her enclosed intimate spaces as "nature's cathedral".
Lynnette is a Pennsylvania artist specializing in contemporary mixed media animal paintings and illustrations. Her mythological-themed artworks have been displayed nationally as well as regionally. She is originally from Delaware and currently lives in Ambler, PA.
Evan received his BFA from Pennsylvania Collage of Art and Design and his MFA from the New York Academy of Art. He currently lives and teaches between Lancaster and New York City. He primarily works in graphite and silverpoint and always from direct observation.
Carol resides in Kennett Square, PA. She received her BFA in painting from the University of Delaware in 1985. Carol is known for her expressionistic landscapes and her works are represented in many public and private collections.
Elizabeth's paintings are an expression of life filtered through the spirit of one human being. Her feelings about the excitement of living are visually translated via interactions with friends and family, moments in nature, and ideas from books or current events.
Adam currently teaches Art at Garden Spot High School where he is also head wrestling coach. He received his M.A.Ed from Millersville University. Wildlife, Landscapes and nature inspire his exploration of color, texture and composition.â€‹
Rosemary received a BFA from Rowan University, and a MFA from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. She is a New Jersey native. Rosemary's art explores the form and color of objects, and also the quieter nuances of their elemental aspects.
Jeff Schaller graduated at Beaver College with a graphic design degree, after the painting professor told him there was no hope in being a painter. His paintings have been on the hit tv show 'Friends'. He did a mural for Iron Hill Brewery. His work is in collections here and abroad.
Allison attended the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. She also studied sports science at the University of Delaware. Her paintings are not just about the subject matter, but are melancholic self-portraits that hopefully create an emotional or visceral experience.
Eric Diehl is a natvie of Lancaster, PA. He currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. and received his BFA in painting at the Pratt Institute. His oil paintings are inspired by the human body and its frailty within a vast world of violent industry and expansive nature.