Collective Artists 

Elizabeth Bagwell

Elizabeth Bagwell

I am fascinated by shapes, lines – thick vs. thin, light vs. dark – and creative use of negative space in my work. In particular, I love circles and bold, thick, super-dark lines that ooze energy and movement… read more

Chuck Bishop

Chuck Bishop

The look and feel of handmade pottery have always been a joy to me. I’d ask myself, “What mysterious magic has been used to create this beautiful creation in my hand?” Finding out that I too could devise my… read more

Wadi Cantrell

Wadi Cantrell

I consider myself an emerging artist who is exploring many media in search of a mature style. I find that my approach to creating art includes working with many different materials and ideas as I search for… read more

Roderice Cardell

Roderice Cardell

I believe everything is connected, and everything is art. I usually begin a new painting with random brush strokes of color or I sling paint onto the canvas to create violent and uncontrolled responses… read more

Rachel Child

Rachel Child

I aim to create contemporary heirlooms. I believe that using something made by hand, and choosing to make thoughtful decisions about the objects we let into our lives, links us… read more

Robin Childers

Robin Childers

Sustainability, upcycling, repurpose – all buzz words for processes of taking an object with one purpose and altering it to create a new object with a different use, or… read more

Kathleen Crozier

Kathleen Crozier

There is nothing better than sitting down with a lump of raw material and making something useful, beautiful and inspiring. I believe you are never too old to learn. You will rarely… read more

Andrew Dally

Andrew Dally

James Baldwin once said, “All art is a kind of confession”. These acrylic paintings are mine. They are things I saw or emotions I shared, all put on canvas as my declaration to loving life’s moments

Amanda Dawkins

Amanda Dawkins

I have attended art classes for most of my educational life. Even before school I would draw and doodle things I saw in fantasy and reality. I love exploring colors, textures, techniques… read more

Richard Debus

Richard Debus

My love for art started at a very young age. I remember sitting in church, drawing rocket ships on the bulletin. My mother kept a crayon drawing that I did on the first day of 1st Grade… read more 

Patrick A. Decrane

Patrick A. Decrane

I have been painting and drawling most of my life. Art helps me to both escape and cope with life. While I enjoy painting with acrylics and pastels, I find watercolors the most enjoyable… read more

Craig Denesha

Craig Denesha

Andy Donnan

Andy Donnan

Addam Duncan

Addam Duncan

I am a Spartanburg based artist. My creative work includes painting, printmaking, sculpture, and songwriting. I am a self-taught artist with interests in many styles of… read more

Susan Eleazer

Susan Eleazer

My work is inspired by the imperfect perfection of nature. I am drawn to the way nature’s touch alters itself and manmade objects. As a part of my process, I gather natural materials such as plants in various… read more

Anna Abhau Elliott

Anna Abhau Elliott

Anna works as playwright, actor, director, producer, and amateur historian to create new performances both on and far, far off stage. She seeks to create a radical community theater: how can a performance

Dennis Emerson

Dennis Emerson

Marcy Fedalei

Marcy Fedalei

Practicing art teaches me about life. It reminds me to be playful, creative and fun. It teaches me to be and focused in the moment, momentarily shutting out every-thing except my hands and the clay. It teaches me… read more

Leanne Flowers

Leanne Flowers

I draw on my past experiences as an interior designer to create functional pieces that can be used in everyday life. With a focus on durability, I use North Carolina stoneware clay to create wheel thrown and hand built pieces and custom tiles, and use a glaze color palette that reflectsread more

Ashley Gilreath

Ashley Gilreath

Hanging on the walls and hidden in the corners of our homes are the photographs and works of those who came before us. These seemingly mundane and irrelevant objects are are the indexical records… read more

Lady Pluuto

Lady Pluuto

A voyage from place to place,
projecting through time and space. Conglomeration of information to better understand my situation. An infinite exploration through transformation... read more

Peter Harding

Peter Harding

Growing up in England my mother would take me for walks across the local fields and tell me about all of the wild flowers, birds, insects, and wild life we would chance upon. I marveled at the wonders that might… read more

Tyler Hill

Tyler Hill

In our travels we may get lost or turned around, but ultimately, we find our way. It is my journey through chaos that makes me appreciate my travels. It is the many faces we see and ways of life we experience… read more

Rita Howard

Rita Howard

My art takes me away from the humdrum aspects of my life. Without art I would be lost. I love to work in watercolors because of the translucency of them; of course I also use the opaque when necessary… read more

Sarah Hurley

Sarah Hurley

Thomas Koenig

Thomas Koenig

I have been a Graphics Communication Professional and
Communication Designer for over 25 years – on two different
continents and in two different languages. My work has included
all aspects of … read more

Elliott Leader

Elliott Leader

John Lever

John Lever

The inspiration for my photography comes from my desire to share my views of my travels andof the natural world. Whether this takes form as a snow covered mountain, a tropical island… read more

Allison Levin-Rector

Allison Levin-Rector

As an artist, I strive to increase and enhance awareness of my
surroundings and to communicate that awareness to others. I am interested in depicting everyday scenes and… read more

Tom Lowrimore

Tom Lowrimore

Aristotle wrote: “The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things but their inward significance”. One method for disclosing the inward significance of things is described by the painter… read more

 

Cynthia Manuel

Cynthia Manuel

 Being a digital artist, when the World Wide Web emerged, I was instantly captivated by the creative potential it offered. I was fortunate enough to be mentored in the art of computer programming…read more

 

 

Judy Martin

Judy Martin

Fused Glass is a passion that I have had now for the past 10 years and started with working in stained glass.When I moved from Western New York I needed something to keep me busy while I found a job.. read more

Janis McElligott

Janis McElligott

 James Baldwin once said, “All art is a kind of confession”. These acrylic paintings are mine. They are things I saw or emotions I shared, all put on canvas as my declaration to loving life’s moments…read more

Rosemary McLeod

Rosemary McLeod

The passion of creating my jewelry literally happened by accident ten years ago, when a friend asked me to take a class at one of the local hobby shops. The momentum ignited to learn as much as I could… read more

Sydney A. McMath

Sydney A. McMath

The bright colors and abstract, bold shapes featured in my paintings have been described to me as ironic, given that the conceptual content of my artwork tends to be on the dark side. This juxtaposition mirrors… read more

Nancy O'Dell Keim

Nancy O'Dell Keim

In this series of paintings, Spirit of Place, I explore the idea of land, memory, and connection through expressive, abstracted landscapes. A majority of the works focus on tree-like imagery, conveying… read more

Erin O'Neal

Erin O'Neal

Ruza Pocivavsak

Ruza Pocivavsak

I first became acquainted with pottery eight years ago through courses at SAM. Over these years, my love and passion for working with clay has grown and developed far beyond a casual hobby. As an… read more

Chuck Reback

Chuck Reback

My photographic interests are eclectic and opportunistic. Inspired by the world around me I photograph anything from an abstract of a single leaf to a scenic vista to an industrial landscape. Over the years my … read more

Beth Bullman Regula

Beth Bullman Regula

As I view the world around me, I see everything as moving lines. The crossing, intersecting, and lyrical flow of the lines form the basis of my work. I rarely draw from real life. I use my impressions of life… read more

Dave Sawyer

Dave Sawyer

My work includes art pottery, decorative ceramic wall art, and photographic images. My inspiration comes from the world around us and reflects my love of history and God’s great gift of nature. Much of myread more

Shelley Sperka

Shelley Sperka

My fused glass art is a conversation with the world. I say things about my world, my emotions, and my state of mind that I can’t say with words. It is important to me to communicate with the world in… read more

Sandy Staggs

Sandy Staggs

Shakespeare wrote in As You Like It, “All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players.” From ancient Greek tragedy to the contemporary Avant-garde, I adhere to the power of the written… read more

Carol Story

Carol Story

As a painter in oils, I consider myself representational in style. While not terribly imaginative in my execution, I do like to push the bounds of what I realistically see. Many of my works are the product of ramblings… read more

Jonathan Swift

Jonathan Swift

In some ways suffering ceases to be suffering at the moment it finds a meaning, such as the meaning of a sacrifice.” – Viktor E. Frankl  I am fascinated with the contradiction between our human craving for meaningread more

Joshua B. Tennant

Joshua B. Tennant

Brandi Tucker

Brandi Tucker

My art is my diary.  It is a journey, a constant ongoing process that is ever changing and evolving.  I work with whatever medium strikes my fancy at the given time.  My work is as neurotic and eclectic as I am… read more

Jim Weber

Jim Weber

Sally Weber

Sally Weber

I’m always carving new designs to impress in the clay. I’ve carved some of my favorite Artists’ work:  Monet, Van Gogh, Alphonse Mucha, Georgia O’Keefe and Maxfield Parrish – the sky is the limit. The clay I use… read more

Joan Wheatley

Joan Wheatley

Nature has always fascinated me and it plays a big part in my art today. I have been making whimsical miniature treehouses for years, and just a few years ago ventured into making porcelain clay mice for these… read more

Nancy Williamson

Nancy Williamson

I make utilitarian pottery. I love that I can make beautiful, functional, everyday objects that are a pleasure to use. Most of my work is designed to be used with food: dinnerware, servingware, and bakeware…. read more

Barbie Workman

Barbie Workman

In my current work, I display oil paintings and encaustic mixed media pieces. The oil paintings are inspired by the photographs of galaxies I collected from a NASA website. The reality of galaxies forming… read more

Patty Wright

Patty Wright

I am a Traveler, a person that wants to see it all. I love nothing more than to experience the end of the day with sunset cruising! I look to capture the interesting, the unexplored and feel the silence as… read more

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