Category portrait painting

Leslie Singer, beyond traditional portraiture

Leslie Singer, beyond traditional portraiture

BIOGRAPHY Leslie Singer attended a special arts high school and continued painting in her early college years, but stopped when she was 21 and...

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Raime Lee, artist, illustrator, designer

Raime Lee, artist, illustrator, designer

Raime Lee is an artist, illustrator, and designer. Her fine art investigates emotions and themes of life and death by using both figure and...

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Amanda Grae Platner, perseverance amid challenge & the psychology of choice

Amanda Grae Platner, perseverance amid challenge & the psychology of choice

My work explores discipline- perseverance amid challenge, and the psychology of choice, with a focus on painting and durational/endurance performance. Increasingly, the viewer is...

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Carole Belliveau, fine art dolls to figures in landscape

Carole Belliveau, fine art dolls to figures in landscape

My mother always told the story about me coming home from Kindergarten with a colored picture of a duck. She praised me for coloring...

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The Florence Academy of Art Videos & Lectures now available on Patreon

The Florence Academy of Art Videos & Lectures now available on Patreon

The Florence Academy of Art Videos & Lectures now available on Patreon!Patreon is a subscription website, and the Florence Academy is excited to use...

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S. Richard Shook, painting shared experiences

S. Richard Shook, painting shared experiences

B. 1955, Mason City Iowa. B.A Art and Design, Iowa State University, College of Design, 1983. Winner of the Janice Peterson Anderson award during...

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