Visual Arts

More than 500 artists applied and submitted work for the Festival jury process.  The 141 chosen artists are some of the nation’s finest.  Media includes oils, water, drawing and printmaking, photography, clay, glass, sculpture, fiber, jewelry, wood, leather, and two and three-dimensional works.

The 2015 Festival of the Arts – Artists

For samples of individual artwork, please click on the link below each artist.

Peggy Aebi

Lathrop, MO
2-D Mixed Media

Keith Andry

Baton Rouge, LA
Water Media
http://www.andryfinearts.com/home.html

Guadalupe Apodaca

Scottsdale, AZ
Oil

Carol Armstrong

Augusta, GA
Oil
http://www.flickr.com/photos/116559695@N06/sets/72157640646950554/

Will Armstrong

Augusta, GA
2-D Mixed Media
http://www.flickr.com/photos/116559695@N06/sets/72157640646950554/

Matt Atkinson

Oil
http://www.mattatkinsonart.com/

William Bailey

Dripping Springs, TX
Jewelry
http://baileysartjewelry.com/

Ross Barrable

Pagosa Springs, CO
Sculpture
http://soundscapesinternational.com/

Bert Beirne

Flowery Branch, GA
Oil
http://www.bertbeirne.com/bertbeirne.com/PAGE_1.html

Daniel Bennett

Rushville, MO
Ceramics
http://www.dbennettpottery.com/

Rick Bewley

Oklahoma City, OK
Sculpture
http://www.artfusionstudio.com/

Greg Billman

Gainesville, FL
Drawing Digital Printmaking
http://billmanart.com/

C.J. Bradford

Flower Mound, TX
Drawing Digital Printmaking
http://www.thought-full-art.com/

Deborah Brawley

Niwot, CO
Fiber
http://www.ubcircle.com/home.html

Robert Briscoe

Harris, MN
Ceramics
http://www.robertbriscoe.com/

David Canavesio

Oklahoma City, OK
Oil

Sun Chan

Seattle, WA
Jewelry
https://www.etsy.com/people/sunchan

Timm Chapman

Apache Junction, AZ
Photography
http://onevisionphoto.com/

Jack Charney

Santa Fe, NM
Ceramics & Sculpture
http://www.jackcharney.com/

Danny Chu

Norcross, GA
Oil

Carol Clay

Greensboro, NC
Fiber

Michael Paul Cole

Hannibal, MO
2-D Mixed Media
http://www.michealpaulcole.com/2015/first.html

Sarah Collier

Wilmington, NC
Drawing Digital Printmaking
http://thecharmschooldropout.com/home.html

Maximo Cortina

Port Charlotte, FL
Oil

Peggy Crago

Englewood, CO
Ceramics
http://www.pcragopottery.com/home.html

Greg Davis

Austin, TX
Photography
http://www.gregdavisphotography.com/

Roger Disney

Tulsa, OK
Oil
http://www.rogerdisney.com/

Thomas Dumke

Oconomowoc, WI
Wood
http://www.thomaswilliamfurniture.com/

Dana Echols

Windsor, CO
Photography
http://www.danaecholsphotography.com/

Leslie Emery

Sun Prairie, WI
Water Media
http://www.leslieemery.com/

Paul Farmer

Scottsdale, AZ
Jewelry
http://www.paulfarmergold.com/

Kenneth Ferguson

Lake Geneva, WI
Water Media
http://kennethfergusonfineart.com/

Angelo Fico

Wilmot, WI
Glass
http://angelofico.com/

Mel Fleck

Louisville, KY
Drawing Digital Printmaking

Robert Flowers

Summerfield, NC
Water Media

Holly Foss

Minneapolis, MN
Drawing Digital Printmaking
http://fossart.com/

Larry Fox

Omena, MI
Sculpture
http://www.lfoxstudio.com/

John Galbo

Saginaw, MI
Photography
http://www.impressionistic.com/

David Gill

Lawton, OK
Photography
http://www.davidgillphotography.com/

Ali Golkar

Water Media
http://www.aligolkar.com/

Luis Gonzalez

Miami, FL
3-D Mixed Media
http://www.mamaluwood.com/

Jeff Goodwin

Huntsville, AR
Jewelry
http://www.daamanjewelry.com/

Guilloume

Sandia Park, NM
Sculpture & Oil
http://www.guilloume.com/

Yongqun Guo

Naples, FL
Water Media
http://www.artdesignsyg.com/

Santiago Gutierrez

Zebulon, NC
Ceramics
http://nicaceramicart.com/

Richard Hall

Mesa, AZ
Oil
http://www.richardhallfineart.com/

Ken Hanson

San Carlos, CA
Glass
http://www.hansonartglass.com/

Jon Hecker

Bloomington, IN
Wood
http://www.heckerdesign.com/

Michael Holmes

Des Moines, IA
Water Media
http://www.michaelholmesart.com/

Johnny Hughes

Coalville, UT
Ceramics
http://pollywogpottery.weebly.com/

Jon Jahraus

Parkville, MO
Drawing Digital Printmaking
http://www.netoons.com/

Jesper Johansen

Denver, CO
Photography
http://www.tinypeoplebiglaughs.com/

Jane Johnson

Port Charlotte, FL
Water Media
http://janejohnsonart.com/

Ronna Katz

Albuquerque, NM
Drawing Digital Printmaking

Jim Keffer

Oklahoma City, OK
Water Media
http://www.jrbartgallery.com/artist/Jim_Keffer/works/#!942

Ty Kelly

Edmond, OK
Water Media
http://www.tykelly.com/

M Kemper

Oklahoma City
Water Media
http://kemperarts.webs.com/

Jane Kistler

Edmond, OK
Water Media
http://www.childgraphics.com/html/posters/schooldays/schoolsout.htm

Joachim Knill

Hannibal, MO
Oil
http://www.joachimknill.com/#

Robin Lauersdorf

Monona, WI
Drawing Digital Printmaking
http://alumniartwork.com/

Eva Letts

Oakland, CA
3-D Mixed Media
http://cleverclocksusa.com/HOME.html

Allen Levy

Woodbridge, VA
Water Media
http://www.allenlevystudios.com/

Craig Lossing

Lino Lake, MN
Wood
http://thegrandhand.com/artists-by-media/wood/craig-lossing/

Rebecca Lowber-Collins

Oklahoma City, OK
Drawing Digital Printmaking

Yevette Lubbers

Argenta, IL
Sculpture
http://amdurproductions.com/yevette-lubbers/#.VN0ryPnF__g

Ynon Mabat

Longwood, FL
2-D Mixed Media
http://mabat-art.com/

Glenn Mace

Mocksville, NC
Wood

Emmanuel Maldonado

Owings Mills, MD
Ceramics
http://maytaclay.com/cgi-bin/web_store/web_store.cgi?product=More%20Products&cart_id=6023018_2904

Rebecca Mannschreck

Broken Arrow, OK
Water Media
http://www.50pennplacegallery.com/rmannschreck.htm

David Mayhew

Fort Collins, CO
Photography
http://davidmayhewphotography.com/

Toby Mcgee

Oklahoma City, OK
Glass
http://tobymcgee.com/

Cecil McKenzie

Emporia, KS
Glass
http://mckenzieglass.com/

Don McWhorter

Carrollton, GA
Ceramics
http://www.mainstreetartsfest.org/experience-main-st./the-art/artists/don-mcwhorter

Danielle Merzatta

Mendham, NJ
Jewelry
http://merzatta.com/

Richard Meyer

Santa Fe, NM
Ceramics
http://www.barker-meyer.com/

Brett Miley

2-D Mixed Media
http://www.pbase.com/ecoridge

Mychal Mitchell

Austin, TX
3-D Mixed Media
http://ionahandcraftedbooks.com/

Libby Mitchell

Fiber
http://www.addlibb.com/

Kimberley Morris

Wallowa, OR
Fiber
http://users.eoni.com/~morrisk5wless/Kimberly_Morris_Textiles/Welcome.html

James Mosier

Ballston Lake, NY
3-D Mixed Media
http://metalweavings.net/

Matthew Naftzger

Pittsburgh, PA
Sculpture & Jewelry
http://www.worksofman.com/

Dan Nealey

Choctaw, OK
Wood
http://www.beautifulbowls.com/index.php?do=artist&id=30

Stephen Nelson

Shillington, PA
Glass
http://www.stephenrichnelson.com/

Suzette Nesbitt

Reeds Spring, MO
Jewelry
http://www.rowdyblondestudio.com/

Betty Neubauer

Oil

Paul Nikitchenko

Wilmington, NC
Oil
http://annjacksongallery.com/paul-nikitchenko/

Kim Norton

Wayne, OK
Drawing Digital Printmaking
http://www.kimnortonart.com/about.html

Steve Nowatzki

Minneapolis, MN
Drawing Digital Printmaking
http://www.stevenowatzki.com/artist-statement/

Laura Nugent

Merriam, KS
Water Media
https://www.flickr.com/photos/lauranugent/sets

Darren Olson

Minneapolis, MN
Photography
http://www.darrenolson.com/

Steven Olszewski

Pinckney, MI
Sculpture
http://www.accentgallery.com/steven_olszewski.htm

Janet ONeal

Santa Fe, NM
Water Media & 2-D Mixed Media
http://www.janetoneal.com/

Steve Palmer

Minnetonka, MN
Glass

Keun Park

Naples, FL
Oil

Kristy Patterson

Guymon, OK
2-D Mixed Media
http://flyingshoesstudio.blogspot.com/

Gail Pendergrass

Portland, OR
Ceramics
http://www.gailpendergrass.com/

Malen Pierson

Lewiston, UT
Sculpture
http://www.malenpierson.com/

Max PiperMD

Austin, TX
2-D Mixed Media

Matthew Platz

Chippewa Lake, OH
Photography
http://www.platzimages.com/

Tai Poon

Claremont, CA
Water Media
http://www.taipoon.com/

Dakota Pratt

Austin, TX
Sculpture
http://www.dakotapratt.com/

Daryl Price

Fort Collins, CO
Water Media
http://www.darylpricefineart.com/

Barry Reithmeier

Rockford, IL
Drawing Digital Printmaking
http://www.barryreithmeier.com/Welcome.html

Jake Rhoads

Marquette, KS
2-D Mixed Media

William Richards

Underwood, WA
3-D Mixed Media

Angelique Robichaud

Baltimore, MD
3-D Mixed Media
http://www.atticdwellers.com/

Cynde Roof

Weatherford, OK
Oil
http://cynderoof.com/

Aline Sar

San Francisco, CA
Jewelry
http://www.adelantegallery.com/jewelers.html

Tony Schartz & Gretchen Schartz

Amarillo, TX
Sculpture
http://coppershadetree.com/wsx_store_selector_detail.php?selector=supplier&selector_id=ts

John Schirmer

Fairfield, IA
Drawing Digital Printmaking
http://www.schirmerwoodcuts.com/

Ron Schmidt

Tequesta, FL
Sculpture
http://ronoriginals.com/spoked-sculptures.html

Stephen Sebastian

Thomasville, NC
Oil & DGP

John Sellberg

Nashville, TN
Ceramics
http://www.johnsellberg.com/

Carol Joy Shannon

Raleigh, NC
2-D Mixed Media
http://www.caroljoyshannon.com/

Paul Shatz

Charleston, SC
Photography
http://www.paulshatz.com/index.html

Melissa Shuttlesworth

Phoenix, AZ
Photography

Ezra Siegel

2-D Mixed Media
http://ezrasiegel.com/

Douglas Sigwarth

River Falls, WI
Glass
http://www.sigwarthglass.com/

Ron Sisco & Christine Sisco

Tumacacori, AZ
Wood
http://treestump.biz/

Richard Sneary

Kansas City, MO
Water Media
http://richardsneary.fineartstudioonline.com/

Shani Solomon

Salt Lake City, UT
Fiber
http://solomana.com/

Sharon Spillar

St. Louis, MO
Water Media
http://www.spillarstudios.com/

Roderick Stevens

Sierra Vista, AZ
3-D Mixed Media & 2-D Mixed Media
http://www.restevensart.com/

Jonathon Stopper

Sarasota, FL
Jewelry
http://www.earthenworksgallery.com/simply-jonathons/

Scott Swezy

Albuquerque, NM
Drawing Digital Printmaking & 2-D Mixed Media

Darrell Thomas

Centerville, UT
Oil
http://cogswellgallery.com/darrell-thomas

Jay Thompson

Kirkwood, MO
Drawing Digital Printmaking
http://thompson-catworks.com/

Jill Tortorella

Antioch, IL
Ceramics
http://antiochpottery.com/

John Tracy II

Mountain View, OK
2-D Mixed Media
http://johntracyart.com/

Kale Van Leeuwen

Kansas City, MO
2-D Mixed Media
http://www.vankale.com/

David Vigo

2-D Mixed Media
http://www.davidvigofineart.com/

Li Wang

Palm Coast, FL
Oil
http://www.liwangart.com/website/

Desiree Warren

Kansas City, MO
2-D Mixed Media
http://www.80acresart.com/custom_art/

Steve Weed

Colorado Springs, CO
Oil
http://www.steveweed.com/

Christopher Westfall

Tulsa, OK
Water Media
http://www.christopherwestfall.com/

Patrick Whalen

Maryville, TN
Photography
http://patrickwhalen.com/#home

Ernest Wood III

Wichita, Kansas
Oil
http://www.evwiii.com/

E. Douglas Wunder

Kutztown, PA
Jewelry
http://edouglaswunder.com/

David Yeh

Sterling Heights, MI
Water Media