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Washington, PA My pottery is wheel thrown and enhanced with carving and texturing techniques. I use wood ash glazes on the surfaces of my work.
Washington, PA My pottery is wheel thrown and enhanced with carving and texturing techniques. I use wood ash glazes on the surfaces of my work.
Pittsburgh, PA I make stained glass mosaics on wood backings using the direct method application for gluing the glass. Each piece of glass I hand cut and apply to surface using glue. Other materials used are glass beads, Van Gogh foiled glass, glass tiles, and mirror. When glue is dry the mosaic is grouted and […]
Washington, PA Single-fired in oxidation c/6 wheel-thrown altered/assembled sprayed wood-ash and multiple glazes.
Lafayette, IN Original inlaid and stand up wood puzzles. Scroll saw and band saw cut from solid maple and maple hardwood plywood. Fully sanded, shaped, painted and detailed. Clear coated for a durable finish. Name puzzles and stools can be custom made to order.
Hamburg, NY All original designs, made with exotic hardwoods. No stains are used with a hand rubbed finish.
Hometown: Charlottesville, VA All pieces are hand fabricated in 14kt. and 18kt. gold incorporating fine gemstones and rare minerals.
Valencia, PA My work is created by stamping or carving ceramic clay. I remove some glaze to highlight the texture.
Wellsboro, PA My jewelry is constructed using traditional metal and wireworking techniques to create wearable scupture that is distinctive and feminine. My pieces are a unique composition of texture and form, and all are created through the manipulation of precious metal with semi-precious stones and pearls for accent.
Ontario, Canada I use gold, silver, gemstones and enamel in the making of my pieces. I am always cognizant of the thread that connects me to metal workers of the past, whose work and ideas exist today in the objects that they have made. The fascination with, and possibilities inherent in working with metal keep […]
Boulder, CO Use of acetylene torch and various hand tools I solder, overlay working in sterling and 14kt gold. Bezel setting stones and porcelain and vintage buttons.
Pittsburgh, PA Traditional Watercolor Painting on Paper.
Holly Springs, NC Acid etched copper floating on salt resist watercolors with natural organics.
Suwanee, GA White modeling clay mixed with rubber to make clay more durable and pliable.
Greensboro, NC Handwoven wearable art that is comprised of four-60 colours each. Each colour design is inspired by my interpretation of colours found in nature. I use traditional weaving techniques on traditional floor loom. Each piece of wearable art in made using natural fibers sourced from US providers where possible. I also weave scarves and […]
Easthampton, MA Pen & ink drawings are made with Micron pens on heavyweight drawing paper. Using a time consuming process to maximize the highly detailed patterns within each piece, some drawings take well over 100 hours to complete. Through a blend of eclectic subject matter that ranges from nature and animals to humor and music, […]
Edinburg, PA Hand fabricated found object art jewelry a fusion of industry and fashion with a twist of elegance. Designs are spontaneous, often outside the bounds of conventional jewelry. Recent creations have merged into the steampunk genre providing fashion choices that stimulate the imagination. Some objects used are: ancient Roman glass, calipers, antique watchmakers tools, […]
Pittsburgh, PA I use a low-fire, red earthenware clay. I use various techniques from hand-building to wheel thrown pieces and a combination. The finished ceramics come in different shapes and styles from hand-painted, off the wall artwork to glazed and decaled pieces.
Old Tappan, NJ Gas fired, 2350 degrees, porcelain vessels in which I incorporate mineral colorants into the clay body before throwing on the wheel. The outer surface layer is removed or carved to reveal or create various patterns and the interior surface is glazed to contrast the exterior matte finish.
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
Winterhaven, FL Porcelain. Wheelthrown vessels and handrolled tiles. Carved by hand. Fired to 2400°F (cone 10).
Grove City, PA All pieces are hand thrown on the potter’s wheel, then cut and sculpted by hand to enhance their beauty and originality. Each piece is hand painted with vibrant and colorful glazes and kiln fired.
Pittsburgh, PA Ceramics: I design porcelain and stoneware containers, decorated with sgrafitto, colored inlays and glazes. I also make one of a kind pins and earrings with colored clays, silver inlays, and sgrafitto. Jewelry (Non-Precious): I make one of a kind pins and earrings with colored clays, silver inlays, and sgrafitto.
Nashville, TN I create limited edition giclee prints on both fine art stock and photo metallic (luster) paper using a large format ink jet printer and gallery quality archival inks.
Pittsburgh, PA Unique pen & ink drawings made up of dozens of hidden images done with rapidograph pens on bristol.
Moneta, VA Watercolor paintings using steel pens and brushes.
Bethel Park, PA Original and whimsical paper silhouette art. Designs are drawn on the back of high quality paper then are hand cut using a precision knife blade. Art is sold as framed originals, cards, prints, and other fun and useful items.
Palm Springs, CA We use 3 different types of Silk, Habotai, Silk de chine and Chiffon. Hand painted with french dyes using the Serti system (Guta Process). All original designs sewn and connected together.
New York, NY Retro with a modern edge. We design every item, create & grade every pattern, cut & sewn in our NYC loft.
Granville, OH Each glass piece is handmade using kiln forming and cold working techniques. I incorporate a sandblasting and kiln polishing process to create a unique matte finish reminiscent of coral and sandstone.
Pittsburgh, PA Local hand blown glass, ranging from sculptures, functional pieces, seasonal gifts and decorations.
Henrietta, NY Hand blown and acid etched glass.
Winterville, GA Cold worked glass is inter-woven. The glass is then fired. Removed from the kiln and multiple layers are added. The base structure of the first firing give a base to the open panels that follow. The woven glass is slumped. Then is cold worked so that it is woven together before final firing […]
Pittsburgh, PA I create handblown vessels and sculpture with a focus on form and color, with a contemporary feel.
Cleveland, OH Cast Glass and Silver. Each piece is carefully hand carved in wax then molded and cast. each piece has its own 1 time mold. the glass is in the kiln for approx. 22 hrs it is then cold worked and sand blasted. the silver is cast then goes through many stages of filing […]
Hawthorne, FL I hand weave/intricately knot 4-164 stands of fiber together adorn with my HM glass & ceramic beads.
Hainesport, NE I my work, I use ancient weaving techniques in innovative ways to create one of a kind metal and fiber art jewelry with semiprecious stones. My fiber macrame work is 100% hand-knotted by me using a durable waxed fiber. My metalwork is also handwoven and then soldered.
Parma, MI I create fused Dichroic glass Jewelry using lapidary tooling. I shape each piece with diamond wheel and fuse once again to fire polish. I then sterling bezel or wire wrap with sterling or gold filled wire to enhance each piece. I create earrings and bracelets to compliment each pendant. All pieces are hand […]
Pittsburgh, PA I create my jewelry from porcelain and terracotta clay. I roll the clay out by hand, then texture and cut it into shapes. Each piece is layered with a variety of different glazes, then fired as many as four times. After the firing process is complete, many pieces are embellished with beads using […]
Newport, RI Brass tubing, cut, textured, electroplated and enameled then constructed using a woven brass mesh wire.
Saint James City, FL Silver smith: Forged / Fabricated sterling silver settings. Lapidary: Hand cut / polished natural gemstones and other exotic materials.
Dublin, OH Copper, brass and nickel are used to create these one of-a-kind pieces. I incorporate natural stones, murano glass, shells or wood by setting them or in my hand-made bezels. I twist my own wire to create the base or cut metal, hammer and mold and add all details for design. No molds. All […]
Carnegie, PA My jewelry uses a mix of new and recycled copper wire or sheet with gemstones consisting of amethyst, turquoise, labradorite and many more. I hand craft each clasp, jump ring, focal bead and heavy chain with copper wire ranging from 6 to 26 gauge using various hand tools to achieve my look. I […]
Lancaster, NY Nature scenes in Argentium Silver 14k Gold 24k Keum-boo.
Dallas, TX I hand-fabricate all of my designs in sterling and 14K gold. Each piece is carefully constructed and the metal tempered so that the gemstone is tension-set and can be exchanged by the wearer.
Pittsburgh, PA The main body of my work is hollow formed sterling silver. I have begun incorporating accents of concrete and enamel to bring color and variety to my designs.
Pittsburgh, PA Fabricated, forged & finished by hand, hammer, & torch. Designs strongly influenced by nature.
Belton, TX I fabricate uncommonly shaped leather bags. My latest thing is miter cutting firm leather so I can do compound curves that no other leathersmith has ever done i.e. the “Twist Bag”. Also I’m having great fun developing a laser cutting process that allows amazingly intricate leather filigrees.
Waterford, MI All work is a combination of new and found objects. Pieces are hand cut and one of a kind.
Myerstown, PA I cast my bronze windbells in sand using tradition foundry methods. Each bell is individually handcrafted and undergoes a unique patination process resulting in bright patinas ranging from mottled blues and greens to tradition verdigris patterns. I finish each windbell with a windcatch made from South American Bloodwood.
Marysville, OH I layer vintage sheet music and papers with acrylic paint on canvas to create happy art.
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
Columbus, OH I play with layering my materials as well as with transparency in my work.
Warwick. RI Watercolor/ink/pencil original hand drawn children’s illustrations on Arches Aquarelle paper.
Beaver, PA Using nature as an inspiration in my work. Materials such as clay, metal, and various mediums.
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
Gainesville, FL Figurative and narrative styles that combine oils, natural dry pigment, gelatin, sumi ink, gansai watercolor, fabric and handmade Japanese hemp paper to tell stories.
Chicago, IL Vigorously applied oil paints create a background to which the subject is interwoven.
Finleyville, PA Watercolor and oils are done on archival illustration board. Only the most permanent pigments have been selected. Matting and framing is archival. Traditional wet into wet technique used in watercolor along with dry brush. Because of 26 years in watercolor my oils are painted in a somewhat similar fashion….leaving a lot of the […]
Pittsburgh, PA Traditional techniques using oil paints on canvases to create gently stylised colorful still life compositions.
Gibsonia, PA Playfully surreal mixed media works inspired by explorations in science and cultural phenomena. Oil, acrylic, ink, mylar and wax are my main materials, and I paint mostly on handmade wooden boxes. My works are very colorful and imaginative, referencing medical illustration, science textbooks, micro to macro scales, alien exploration, and growth & reproduction.
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
Hometown: Oberlin, OH
Carnegie, PA I use Maimeri watercolors, 300lb cold press Arches paper. Various techniques, pouring, brush work.
Mercer, PA I use watercolor on a waterproof paper adding and removing paint with different materials such as rags, foam rollers and sprayed water.
Pittsburgh, PA Exquisitely detailed acrylic paintings inspired by the original Japanese woodblock prints of the 18th and 19th century. Ancient images painted in a modern style with custom mixed vibrant colors and unique finishes.
Pittsburgh, PA Paintings of Pittsburgh’s History, Trolley’s, Steel Mills and Neighborhoods. Painted in Water Color.
Hometown: Fayetteville, PA
Roxbury, VT Traditional film photographs, printed in editions of 50. Using a carbon pigment printing process, I scan my negatives, then print all my work using the finest and most archival method to date. I incorporate the use of specialty films, motion and selective focus to better suit the mood of the landscape.
Johnston, PA Photographs of LIVE tree frogs, mostly in a studio setting using miniature props and other items.
Hometown: Allison Park, PA
Gettysburg, PA All natural light photography of flowers, food and foliage. Depicted in the garden. Arranged as a still life or against black. Seeking smiles and wows. Archival printed. Framed, matted and gallery wrapped. 8×10 to 36×45.
Winder, GA En slide and ra-4 print processing. Traditional photography depicting the landscape and culture of China.
New Alexandria, PA The artist takes photos of naturally occurring objects & architecture in a manner that they resemble letters. No letter is staged or manipulated. A number of local Pittsburgh photos are utilized to spell out local themes. Clients can design their own names from over 10+ choices per letter & these can be […]
Glenshaw, PA Photography digitally embellished and printed on canvas Giclee by the artist.
Oakmont, PA Photography printed on Canvas and Fine Art photo papers with the Giclee process.
Connellsville, PA Colorful and intriguing artworks of the heavens. These images are taken with my telescopes and cooled CCD cameras. These images are narrowband and broadband filtered images. The post processing is done with dedicated astronomical software and Photoshop. These are long exposure images some with over 40hrs exposure time. I have had many of […]
Pembroke Pines, FL Original Fine Art Photography. Color, Composition and use of negative space are key elements. ALL processing, printing, stretching, matting and framing done by me personally. Printed on archival photographic media using only Epson Ultrachrome Archival Inks. Ltd Editions limited to 250.
Pittsburgh, PA I design and hand screenprint all items using water-based inks in my studio in Pittsburgh, PA. Items include: prints, tea towels, throw pillows, scarves, aprons, etc.
Pittsburgh, PA We design, illustrate and hand print silkscreen art prints & rock posters & small home goods using recycled content, acid-free papers and non-toxic inks.
Glenshaw, PA With a smile in mind, using up-cycled materials & creative Imagination, the Kreepy Doll Factory creates one of a kind magical dolls for all the people of the world!
Fenelton, PA Found object sculpture and furniture. Improvised blacksmithing techniques.
McAllen, TX A husband and wife team (“DaNisha”) in a collaborative union between sculpture and painting. Bronze and ceramic figures sculpted by Dan support ceramic bowls painted by Nisha. Each bowl is a unique drawing and requiring multiple firings. Rare techniques in the ceramic world.
Akron, OH I make one of a kind ceramic sculptures using custom made clays. I also make some of my glazes. Using bright colors and designs makes my work stand out.
North Collins, NY I use domestic and imported woods for the boxes and the cutting I make.
Mechanicsburg, PA Our work consists of mostly wooden boxes of various sizes using variety of woods. We also make other household items such as key racks, vases, desk sets, etc. Instead of conventional hardware we use rare earth magnets giving an element of fun and surprise. Our technique is a lamination process which I call […]
Perryopolis, PA Hardwoods and laminations of hardwoods hand cut on a band saw. All designs are original.
Saline, MI Hand turned wooden vessels, bowls, decanters and candle stick holders. I turn each piece from Maple. Once finished with the turning I will use Dyes and/or stains to complete the piece. This gives my pieces a very contemporary or modern feel. Due to the sizes of some of my pieces I will use […]
Dallas, TX Our watches are handcrafted using the most exotic but sustainable woods, genuine leathers, recycled materials and natural flower petals. Our techniques include, cutting, carving and sanding.
Floyd, VA Sustainably collected local hardwoods, lathe turned and hand carved, into unique pieces of functional and sculptural art. Over the years my work has progressed from being strictly functional to a body of work that is artistically sculptural.
McMurray, PA My pottery utilizes gestural qualities of line to suggest movement while embodying a functional purpose. I aim to capture both the spinning and rising motion of the clay during the throwing process and convey those qualities in my finished pieces. All of my pieces are created on the wheel using a high fire […]
Verona, PA All products are made by hand with the utmost of care and consideration. Our process consists of multiple techniques including, wheel throwing, mold making and slip casting. We work with mid-range stoneware and porcelain clay bodies and mix all of our own glazes. The objective of Stak Ceramics is to offer high quality, […]
Falls Church, VA 40% of work using silver and 60% alternative material, I use forging and cold connect techniques.
Pittsburgh, PA Sterling silver is hand pierced and/or shaped into hollow or free flowing forms to create a calming effect when held. Natural stones are used that are “embraced” by the metal.
Portland, ME I create a fusion of natural elegance & stylish minimalism in my hand forged, upcycled fine jewelry.
New Orleans, LA Concepts of Geo symbolism, feeling stones for massage, use of pos/neg energy & space to denote balance.
Nashville, TN My artwork examines the world around us through the photography of weathered objects in their natural environment. The viewer is engaged through unique perspectives, often seeing subjects anew. Through the use of available, natural light, the hues and colors of the subject are much more vivid. The foundation of my image making rest in […]
East Hills, NY Taken by LINHOF Super Tecknika V 4×5 large format, Hassellblad 503CW and Nikon D3X. Film used is Fujichrome Velvia. Scanned by iMACON Flextight 848 Multi format Scanner. Printed by EPSON Pro9890 printer. I hope my work transcends the realms of photography and creates a visual experience similar to that of a painting.
Saginaw, MI Pattern, texture, light, shadow, and omissions all collaborate to create a dichotomy.
Pittsburgh, PA ABANDONED PITTSBURGH is an ongoing photography project documenting the Steel City’s industrial past. Three published books and large-format prints (aluminum and paper) are available for sale, showing Pittsburgh’s historic steel mills, churches, bridges, distilleries, social halls and more.
Greensburg, PA My fine art photographs are created through my creative process. As an artist I strive to find new and creative images in the natural world that can make the viewer question the source of the object I am photographing. I use natural lighting and shadows that for me can be found in many […]
Conover, NC Materials: cotton/polyester fabric. Techniques: cross-stitch, reverse applique, quilting, embroidery.
Port St. Lucie, FL The artist combines metals such as copper, brass, aluminum and steel, with enamels and patinas and heat techniques, to create three dimensional scenes and art pieces. His subjects vary from cypress trees, oak, palm and banyan trees, as well as tropical fish and birds and beautifully colored flowers.
Pittsburgh, PA I create light box sculptures from recycled materials. My lamps light up your life and your room.
Pittsburgh, PA I create whimsical images of animals in imagined settings using acrylics, watercolors, inks, graphite, colored pencils, and wax pastels. Images are either painted or drawn and include textured surfaces, fanciful patterns, deep dark areas, and rich colors. Work is done exclusively on watercolor paper or Bristol board.
Pittsburgh, PA I am making the paper sculptures that are made with 3D origami technique by hand from hundreds of small pieces. Using this technique I can make amazing things for home decoration or a present.
Nashville, TN My work is a digital collage. I photograph each element of the image I am creating (occasionally borrowing pieces from found photographs of public domain) and then digitally manipulate & merge them together to create new and unlikely stories. I’m often inspired by a building, character, or single detail and enjoy the challenge […]
Kingsport, TN We use straw that grows wildly. All dyes are natural made from different flowers and nuts. First we take straw split in half then twist. Then we boil water, put in dye then the straw for coloration.
Ypsilanti, MI I make make contemporary glass and sterling silver jewelry with a focus on clean design and vibrant color. I handcraft each glass piece used in my jewelry by melting glass rods at a torch and shaping the molten glass. I also design and fabricate each sterling silver setting from wire, tube, and sheet. […]
Bethel Park, PA Scott works primarily in oil and creates abstract expressionist paintings on canvas. He also produces representational work in oil using subjects drawn directly from life and appropriated images that come together in an expressive narrative. Both bodies of work are intended to share with the viewer a dream-like state of the memory […]
Niles, MI I am greatly interested in the geometric platonic solid. Work with geometric forms may give a cold feeling to the viewer. To mitigate this feeling, I integrate the inanimate images with animated ones such as flowers, trees, and other objects in nature, in order to soften the work. I make my jewelry with […]
Pittsburgh, PA Sarika Goulatia is a contemporary sculptor/installation artist. Her work develops and evolves through community involvement. She utilizes discarded, donated, found materials like shoeboxes, magazines, toys etc. to create sculptures/installations. Discernibly, her works don’t proclaim a particular position, however, they create opportunities for heightened perception to confront issues of morality, chaos, consumerism opening doors […]
Clermont, FL My work is hand fabricated, made using traditional metalsmithing methods. I use sterling silver, gold & precious gemstones in my one of a kind designs.
Asheville, NC The forest and sea, vintage aesthetics, off beat tales, and classical painting are some of our inspirations. We offer original oil paintings complete with hand sculpted and painted frames, cuckoo clocks, and archival prints. We produce everything by hand and in-house.
Columbus, OH All pieces are hand blown at 2000 degrees. I use layers of colored enamels and precious metals. There are no paints used at all during the process. My objective as an artist is to create organic forms out of glass using incredibly rich colors and textures. The best part of the experience is […]
Duncansville, PA Hartman Woodworks LLC specializes in custom handmade wood products. A small shop located in the mountains of central Pennsylvania, we utilize the locally grown hardwoods to create unique and functional designs.
Pittsburgh, PA KLoRebel is the original illustrations of native Pittsburgh artist Kirsten Lowe-Rebel. I use my prints, mostly Pittsburgh themed, as if they where fabric or pattern to create a unique line of 100% handcrafted jewelry and home goods. Ranging in metals, I make steel flasks and hand carved wood wine stoppers. My art has […]
Parkersburg, WV Photography-Based Image Transfer work, applied to media such as wood, canvas, glass and metal, layered with paint, glaze, stain and encaustic wax, and accented with pencil drawing and embroidery, to differing degrees. Images are often full of back story, and are part of a journaling/meditative exploration.
Pittsburgh, PA I take my line drawings & run them through a custom imaging program, pixilating it beyond recognition. The image is then sent through an embroidery formatting software that tries to translate the simple 2D digital file into a complex, thread-based object. The results are beautiful, impromptu abstractions that are made by a logic-based […]
Westport, MA Our process is a collaborative one, by my wife Melissa and I. We create original paintings fusing nostalgic Americana with a pop-art aesthetic. Materials include hand-cut stencils, layers of ripped and torn photo and paper collage, multiple layers of acrylic, and enamel paint. The result is a built up foundation of paper and […]
Pittsburgh, PA Everyday balloons is the combined work of Chris Bencivenga and Becki Hollen. We are printmakers and illustrators and we make cute things for you + your walls. We like to work with our hands. Our illustrations are hand drawn and everything is handprinted – it’s all in the details. We collaborate on the […]
Natrona Heights, PA Contemporary techniques are combined with traditional forms to create a body of work that ranges from strictly functional to sculptural. Mid-range and high fire stoneware and porcelain bodies are used for specific techniques and firings. Functional work is create with specific uses in mind and food safe glazes are used. My Sculptural […]
Pittsburgh, PA Naked Geometry is the work of James & Laura Gyre. Our work is based in traditional Euclidean geometry and meditation upon natural forms. We combine traditional drafting and drawing techniques with modern processes form vector drawing to lasercutting. The result is a machine-assisted marquetry, layered intricate woodwork, and a unique combination of the […]
Shade, OH My tiaras are made of wire beads, watch parts, gears, feathers, metal and other found objects. I build frames from silver or gold plated copper wire and beads are threaded on. Others use the beads or objects as the structure. New are tiaras that incorporate estate jewelry and antique buttons. Seven years ago, […]
Depew, NY It is a family tradition at Depew, NY that we can stitch everything from flowers, landscapes and animals to buildings and portraits. The process begins with firming a piece of silk tightly over a wooden stretcher. A design is then sketched on the silk by drawing simple outlines, and then we use fine […]
Toms River, NJ Fiber artist who updates the traditional techniques of weaving, knitting, crochet, and macrame, and blends them together to create handwoven women’s garments, using natural dyes and fibers, earth-color threads, and unusual hand-knotted trim with warm and expressive textures.
Copley, OH Individually hand made French bound American cowhide bags and accessories, nylon stitched, leather interiors, with hand polished hardware, and designed to perform artistically as well as functionally.
Birchrunville, PA Organic sculptural designs for men and women inspired by the textures, colors and shapes in the natural materials. Fabricated using traditional silversmithing techniques. Forging, chasing, piercing, roller printing. Bezel set precious and semi-precious gemstones, minerals, meteorites and fossils. Specializing in ring designs for men and women.
Pittsburgh, PA I specialize in images of the beautiful city of Pittsburgh. I strive to find unique views of the same scenes that people see everyday. My goal is to make the viewer of my images feel as if they were there with me, to provide not just an image, but evoke emotion. I present […]
Jupiter, FL Limited edition photos I personally print on a metallic photo paper and bond it to the back of plexiglass that I cut and polish. Museum wood frame on back. The glossy finish, extreme sharpness, and metallic-looking appearance of this paper create images with exceptional visual interest and depth.
Saint Petersburg, FL One-of-a-kind garments from “recycled” clothing. I select each piece (from charity thrift stores), wash, sterilize, then gather & bind each one. Then I hand-apply dye, ink, & acrylic paint. When the piece is almost dry, I remove the banding and hang it to dry completely then cure for several days. Then it […]
St. Augustine, FL Two-in-one “reversible” jewelry. Featuring different stone & shell, one side boast a vibrant stone. While the other side shows a rich colored shell. A new innovation in jewelry design. Our stones is hand selected, cut & polished to a brilliant & vibrant shine. Then later I set it on sterling silver. Made […]
Audubon, NJ I create heirloom-quality, hand-carved fish, figures, birds and whimsy. My work is carved using traditional, hand-carving methods and then combined with architectural and found objects. Fish are brought to life with copper fins using metal-working techniques. All work is then finished using artist acrylics or oils, and then hand-rubbed using proprietary oils and […]
Vail, AZ As an engineer by training, I am attracted to structure and all my work begins conceptually with the structure. I attach my armatures so that their ultimate form is discovered. The weaving flows organically from the piece after the mineral is set and the structure has been discovered. The stark landscapes of the […]
Pittsburgh, PA My work is functional porcelain and stoneware for the home. I use a variety of processes in my studio, from throwing and altering the freshly thrown pot, hand-building with slabs press-molding. Multiple layers of glazes are formulated to be color-reactive, to move dramatically in the kiln, and to create a rich atmospheric looking […]
Alexandria, VA I deconstruct kids games, common sayings, quotes, food etc. and illustrate them with photography on multi panel pieces.
Mystic, CT I look for historic/iconic patents and then extract key elements like drawings, claims, signatures etc. Next I create backgrounds using the Adobe Creative Suite blending different textures and images together. These are contextual with an aged look creating a sense of history. Finally I take a photograph of the invention and blended together […]
Guntersville, AL Individual strands of gold and silver wire woven into custom settings using only needle nose pliers.
Radford, VA A book, hand carved with an x-acto knife and then shaded with graphite pencil. 3D abstract assemblage sculpture from painted wood and found materials. The concept is to dive into the book and make something new and beautiful, in the way one does when reading.
Allentown, PA Thrown. High fired stoneware. Mixture of oxides with brushed glaze.
Hometown: Buffalo, NY
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
Ridgway, PA Functional stoneware and porcelain pottery, gas fired reduction glazes.
Boonesmill, VA Functional and nonfunctional raku pottery.
Pembroke Pines, FL Aluminum, glass, wood.
Huntington, WV Process involves combining animals and antique pics by digitally painting with light-sensitive paper.
Columbus, OH Drawing media and wash on wood panel.
Hometown: Baltimore, MD
Copper Hill, VA I work primarily in copper using traditional goldsmithing techniques, I.e. Piercing, texturing, soldering, reticulation, stone setting etc. I individually lacquer each piece to prevent tarnish
Kingston, PA Images created on steel sheet with controlled natural oxidation. Using organic materials and water.
Hometown: Springdale, PA
Hometown: Pensacola, FL
Hometown: Export, PA
Hometown: Raleigh, NC
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Hometown: Chippewa Lake, OH
Marietta, OH I create woodcut & letterpress prints & posters. The images are hand carved in wood, the text is set in vintage type, and manually printed on to paper, one color at a time.
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Lewisville, OH The tiles and vessels are hand made of glazed cone 6 stoneware clay fired in an electric kiln. The impressions in the tiles and the shape and texture of the vessels are derived from botanical imprints. I create all the additional wood and metal elements.
Wapwallopen, PA Flameworked, blown, & fused glass incorporating silver and copper metalwork.
Bellevue, KY I grow crystal by melting elements @ 2300 degrees. Setting is hand made sterling silver and gold.
Pittsburgh, PA Forged jewelry from sterling silver, copper and gold with a range of stones, enamel and patina.
Bags and backpacks pieced from repurposed and vintage textiles.
Ebensburg, PA I do a variety of work with my camera. They say the spice of life is variety so I keep that going with my camera. My photography sweet tooth is long exposure landscapes. These fine art images will last from 2 seconds to 2 hours. From urban nightscapes to stars spinning around the […]
Asheville, NC Artist designed, styled w/ function, English Bridle and Italian soft leather briefcases, shoulder.
Naples, NY Blown and cast glass for wall or tabletop.
Moreland Hills, OH We construct clock head cabinets and sculptures that resemble the human form using architectural antiques and other findings – the finishes are painted, glazed and hand rubbed for antiquity.
Minneapolis, MN My work is slab built stoneware which I hand carve with elemental, precision, geometric imagery.
Kansas City, MO Acrylics, metallic enamels, and inks are allowed to flow around peaks and valleys created with canvas stretched over a network of copper wire. Layers of clear resin are applied between paints creating deeper depths at low points and less depth at high points.
Yellow Springs, OH The repousse process used in my work incorporates an old craft form with my variations to develop an art technique unique to my creations. Each original design is hand embossed into the annealed copper. Using hand-made tools and working on different surfaces, from glass to leather, the copper is gradually worked to […]
Concord, NC Handcrafted, and very unique sterling silver bell pendants and charms. We hand cast our bells using lost wax and old fashioned techniques. As important as our sterling jewelry is the poems, verses, passages, and inspirational messages are equally important to the creations made by us.
Rockford, MI Fabric saturated with glue is used to form mainly life size figures – shaped when wet, dries hard. Some are set into hand-made frames built from wood and fiberboard – some with hand carving. Finished pieces are painted with acrylic paints.
Pittsburgh, PA The materials I used to create me drawings are sharpie, micron pens, and prisma colored markers. The style I use is called “zentangle.” Throughout my entire life I have developed my own style. Just recently I found that it has a name. Every piece I do, I put in very small detail in […]
Kutztown, PA My jewelry involves metal parts cut from sheet. Each piece is arranged in multiple layers and cold connected with rivets. All work is based on an intended design without the use of found objects. My ambition is to make jewelry that takes on the feel of orchestrated geometry with an organic twist.
Oak Park, MI The jewelry framework is fabricated from sterling silver. The images inside are antiqued pieces of fired metal clay. Over the images, colored epoxy resin is applied and cured. The surface is sanded and polished to a high shine.
Philadelphia, PA Digital photography of landscapes, cityscapes and wildlife.
Knoxville, TN I am an encaustic mixed media artist. I am concerned with the thread that ties together encaustics, memory and myth. Whether ancient or modern, the same concerns are universal.
Englewood, FL Raku fired pottery compositions are thrown, extruded, and carved. Lamps feature original handmade paper shades.
Pittsburgh, PA I use a variety of mostly off-loom beadweaving techniques to create bright, unique and wearable art jewelry. My materials are primarily Czech glass, Swarovski crystals and seed beads.
Mayville, NY Hand fabricated one of a kind jewelry incorporating Swedish Nails, copper, silver and brass.
Wichita, KS Hand built figurative earthenware clay sculptures fired to cone o2 with airbrushed underglazes.
Hometown: Portersville, PA
Wexford, PA Hand cut stained glass pieces, beads, jewelry and found objects glued onto wood and grouted.
Pasadena, MD Original gamepuzzles in lasercut acrylic and wood: playable art mosaics form many beautiful designs.
East Petersburg, PA Classically designed soft leather bags and accessories using textures and French binding as accents.
Evergreen, CO Whimsical clay flat slab carvings, high temperature firing, hand painting-glazing.
Seekonk, MA Framed art work made with hand made ceramic miniatures.
Charlottesville, VA Stoneware pottery and wall reliefs detailed with original carvings, painted designs, and studio glaze.
Moon Township, PA I have been working with BoroSilicate Glass for 12 years. I create glass beads , pendants of assorted techniques , and sculptures of organic design. A majority of the pendants are made from solid glass and others from hollow glass tubing. I use glass material color from solid rods, broken grains called […]