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.
Kristen received a BFA in Printmaking from Syracuse University, and an MFA from Clemson University. Her mixed media works combine painting and printmaking, and encaustic. Kristen is currently a Professor of Art and Department Chair at Albright College.
Ellie graduated from Lampeter Strasburg High School and won our 2019 Mitch Lyons Clay Scholarship for her outstanding work in clay
Micah graduated this year from Lampeter Strasburg High School and is the 2019 winner of our Anonymous Scholarship
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.
Jeff Schaller graduated at Beaver College. His pop art paintings tie together his love of silk screen, encaustic, and acrylic. His work has been on the hit TV show 'Friends'. He has done murals for all 21 Iron Hill Breweries. His work is in collections both here and abroad.
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.
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.
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.
Alicia is a hyper realistic pencil artist from Lancaster, Pa. Drawing historical and nostalgic objects of the past in hyper real form.
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.
Emily earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from the School of Visual Arts in New York. Emily documents the ordinary, the everyday, the nostalgic, the abandoned and the identity of the American landscape. Inspiration comes from urban and industrial scenery, vintage signage and typography.
As a boy Dennis doodled, sketched and drew on school tablets while his teachers lectured. He went on and spent 25 years as a management consultant, traveling 50 weeks a year throughout the country. Upon retiring from consulting he settled in Hershey and reengaged in art.
Catherine lives in a Delaware River town. Her paintings evolved from a decade of making clay sculpture. She focuses on the potency of color; provide surprise and awkwardness in an environment of equilibrium; and engross the viewer who notices their subtle nuances.
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.
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.
Beth Bathe is a Plein Air painter. Most viewers ask, Is it watercolor, is it oil? Beth’s answer: “somewhat both.” She works with Water Mixable Oil Colors in a limited toned palette. She is from Lancaster PA and teaches classes and workshops at her studio, Short Dog Studio, in Ephrata, PA.
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.
Devon is a painter and printmaker from Berks County, PA, working primarily from observed landscapes. She Received her BFA from Kutztown University with a concentration in painting and currently is the Assistant in Printmaking at Bucknell University.
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.
Gaylen received a BFA from Moore College of Art & Design and a M.Ed. from Cabrini College. She taught at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design and in the School District of Lancaster. Her paintings and collages mix literary and visual elements, inspired by nature.
Kristin Blanck lives in Lancaster, PA. After graduating from West Chester University with a degree in Anthropology/Archaeology and a minor in Art History, she received a Masters in Fashion Design at Drexel University. Working in oils, she finds herself drawn to still life compositions.
Dave Krantz has a B.S. in Art Education from Kutztown University. His childhood memories of life on a Lancaster County farm and how light plays against buildings and objects often enters into his work.
Katherine Horst, a graduate of Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, lives in Manheim, PA. Her occupation as a collage artist finds her incorporating various materials such as layered paper and paint to convey a sense of beauty.
Jan was born in Texas, raised in Arkansas and now resides in Phoenixville, PA. Jan has a business degree from the University of Arkansas, but later in life decided to pursue her love of art. Her work is painterly, lush, and expressionistic.
Capturing the atmosphere from the immensity and grandeur of the plains to the human mark etched upon it, Steve's plaintive and expressive palette of light and movement draw both from his past and from the present day of all that surrounds him. His medium is oil on canvas. Steve received an MFA fro ...
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.
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.
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.
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".
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.
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.
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.
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.
Teresa works out of her studio storefront in vibrant Downtown Phoenixville, PA. She works in oils on top of newspaper covered board. She sketches her subject directly with paint and works in thin layers allowing areas of the newspaper to show through, creating noise and adding depth to each piece.
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.
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.
Susan is a painter whose art celebrates the colors and depths of Life. With each exploration more hues and tales are added to her palette.Her paintings, often heavily layered, are responses to strata of time and stories she discovers on her journeys. Come along.
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.
Terry graduated from Indiana University with a BFA in Textile Design, and now lives in Berkshire County, western MA. Her paintings are filled with the printed patterns and lively colors of textiles, and celebrate home, family and community.
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.
Jennifer received her MFA from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. She is a Printmaker and Mixed Media Artist from Southeastern PA. Her work explores themes of identity, memory and the fragility of the human body.
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.
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.
When not teaching at the Pennsylvania College of Art and Design, Fowler works as the Collections Manager for the Society of Illustrators Museum in New York City, curating, conserving and installing great works by the world’s best artists.
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.
Matt Savitsky was born in Lancaster, PA,1982. He is a multidisciplinary performance artist who lives in Los Angeles. He received his MFA from UC San Diego and his BFA from Cooper Union. He is currently a professor of film & video at the University of San Diego and of Photographic Practices at Cal St ...
Angella creates expressive artwork and simple, clean design content as a freelancer. When she’s not creating, she’s learning about the power of the mind, energy and healing.
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.
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.