WRDSMTH: “I Think You Should Create What You Feel”

Artist name: WRDSMTH Featured Work 1: WRDSMTH speaks for himself by leaving a variety of engaging, encouraging, and personal statements in public places.  They entertain, compliment, and challenge the viewer to live fully. The typewriter image that sometimes accompanies the words along with the typewriter font lend a thoughtful, vintage vibe to this street art phenomenon. …

Carin Berger: “Making a Life”

Artist name: Carin Berger Featured Works: Illustrations and Cut Paper Art Carin Berger is a gifted artist, designer, and writer. Her diverse work includes graphic design, illustrations for the children’s books she creates (above left) and even tiny specimen boxes (above right). Her work is precise, elegant, and lyrical. I enjoyed writing this about  her book, The…

David Gerbstadt: “You are Loved, You are Awesome!”

Artist name: David Gerbstadt Featured Work 1: Never Give Up Violin Case In David Gerbstadt’s work, creatures built out of dark outlines and bright colors often throw their arms into the air while exclaiming supportive phrases. Their eyes bulge and their hearts glow. Through a connection with a local music teacher, David Gerbstadt fixes and paints…

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  …