Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Crystal Neubauer



These beautifully layered and textural collage pieces are by Racine-based art Crystal Neubauer.  To see more of her work, go to her website

Kathy Klein




These stunning danmala floral mandalas are from artist Kathy Klein.  To see more of her work go to her website

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Holy Smoke



These pieces made by "layering scraps of materials and using a limited palette to create fragile, often threadbare textures with hanging threads and raw edges" are by UK company Holy Smoke.  To see more of their work go to their website.

Monday, December 5, 2016


Stephanie Jung



Love these textural images from photographer Stephanie Jung.  To see more of her work go to her website.

Serena Garcia Dalla Venezia



These colorful soft sculpture pieces are by South American artist Serena Garcia Dalla Venezia.  If you would like to see more of her work, go to her page on Cargo Collective.

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Mara Krumins



These collages were created by Mara Krumins only using found materials from a month +-long stay in Barcelona and northern Spain. If you would like to see additional pieces go to my Flickr album.

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Riding the Tiger by Milena Banks

I just read this amazing book  - Gone with the Wind set in Hong Kong on the eve of the Japanese invasion in 1941.  It is really worth checking out.  Go to Amazon or her website to see more.

Monday, February 11, 2013


Etsuko Fukaya



These etchings are by Japanese artist Etsuko Fukaya.  To see more of her work go to Azito Art.

Kaminer Haislip



These graceful metal pieces are by artist Kaminer Haislip.  To see more of her work go to her website.

Stanford Kay



These acrylic works are by artist Stanford Kay.  To see more of his work go to his website.

Friday, February 1, 2013


Naoki Takeyama



These stunning cloisonné enamelled metalwork pieces are by artist Naoki Takeyama.  To see more of his work go to Toku Art.

Fritz Liedtke



These striking portraits are by photographer Fritz Liedtke.  To see more of his work go to his website.

Kayleigh Biggs



These mixed media jewelry pieces from the "Luxuriant" collection are by artist Kaleigh Biggs.  To see more of her work go to her website.