Short Focus: Michael O’Connor

Why do you make art? The reason I paint, is to cope with my struggles from the everyday life. And to inspire others to find something as an escape, or to be able relate to the work I make. –Michael O’Connor  Follow us on Instagram:   5 Questions for the Artist, © Julia Travers  …

Short Focus: Stanley Orchard

Why do you make art? “It is my responsibility as an artist to remind people how beautiful things are.” –Stanley Orchard, also on Facebook Follow us on Instagram:   5 Questions for the Artist, © Julia Travers    

Short Focus: Taft Spence

  Why do you make art? “God gave me this talent. So I use it to make him and my customers happy. I love what I do. There is no other art like airbrush. I do works in charcoal and oils as well. But airbrush is the main media I use most.” -Taft Spence, of…

Short Focus: Moses (Lyric)

Why do you make art? “Art is an expression of my being’s emotion, when words can’t completely explain. ‘God Gifted.’” -Lyric (Moses) Follow us on Instagram:   5 Questions for the Artist, © Julia Travers    

Short Focus: Katelyn Feldman

Why do you make art? “I enjoy making art like people enjoy opening gifts. I’m a fan of my work, people seem to love it.” -Katelyn Feldman Follow us on Instagram:   5 Questions for the Artist, © Julia Travers    

Short Focus: Tarik Johnson

Why do you make art? “I make art because that’s what I’ve been doing since I was a child. I started when I was around 5 maybe and now I’m 22, following my passion. That’s what it’s all about; following your passion, because if you don’t, then eventually it’ll haunt you.” -Tarik Johnson Follow us…

Short Focus: Jordi/George Palmer

Why do you make art? “I make art that is part of me; as essential as the air I breathe and the blood flowing through my veins.” –Jordi/George Palmer Follow us on Instagram:   5 Questions for the Artist, © Julia Travers