My interest in art is based on twin desires to understand and be understood. charting my surroundings, collecting objects, seeking out patterns, and repeating words to myself that felt sticky, were all ways that I tried to process the world I was climbing through. Expressive gestures, diagrams, carefully rehearsed malaphors, and descriptive drawings were methods […]
Depending on the medium, my work can look completely unrelated. I wouldn’t say I have one approach, one subject matter, or one idea when it comes to my art. My metalsmithing touches on elements beyond life such as death, life after death and the unknown we associate with it, shaped into darkened 3d forms typically […]
I am a Long Beach, California-based artist with a passion for painting, drawing & sketching from real life. My interests include art, travel, nature, & animals. I paint from nature using Windsor Newton watercolors and other brands. I also occasionally work in other media.
My work is a representation of my eclectic personal interests and style, and a reflection of the urban landscape in which I live. My work is informed by a love of pattern, texture and color; as such, I choose materials like fabric, handmade paper, and paint. I explore folk art sensibilities, and include a twist […]
W.A. Raigosa is a Chicana artist based in Long Beach, California. Her focus lies heavily on the body, heritage, and tradition as it relates to culture. She is deeply inspired by her family’s histories as they connect to fiber making and trade. She has won consecutive art awards from her university for the past 3 […]
I am an artist who has worked both in fine and commercial art for more than 20 years. My primary passion was in figurative drawing and painting. I have always been interested in narrative work, making connections and working on the boundaries between realism and abstraction. Recent work has included an exploration into blending folk […]
I received both my BFA and MFA in illustration from California State University, Long Beach. I currently live in Orange County and work as a commission artist. My work is inspired by my love of nature, and explores themes about love, heartache, and the joy and sorrow that come from feeling too deeply.
The year was 1989 at the age of 12, I was introduced to aerosol art; Through a mural project at Franklin Middle school in collaboration with Homeland Cultural center. That was a life changing experience that inspired me to pursue a career in art. Throughout the years I have completed over 200 murals across the […]
As an artist and teacher, I have a passion for working with people and their creative endeavors. Whether this regards food, art, health, or the environment, I bring my experience, creativity, and leadership skills to any task. I aspire to work with children and communities through teaching and facilitating art and public works. I have […]
GRBG Made combines leather, wood, polished metal, and rock’n’roll to offer a classic line of original graphics apparel, handmade knives, wallets and accessories. GRBG Made, built to last, quality product until death and beyond.
Much of ThunderVoice Eagle’s motivation comes from his culture. ThunderVoice is of Navajo and Totonoc (from Mexico) decent; representing both sides of the border. Throughout the years his people have gone through significant changes due to the removal and assimilation process. Since that time it has been a battle to salvage parts of culture. His […]
Carole Frances Lung (San Francisco CA, B. 1966) is an artist, soft power activist, and Associate Professor of Fashion Fiber and Materials, at California State University Los Angeles. As the biographer and archivist for her alter ego Frau Fiber, Carole activates a vocabulary of fashion and textile production and consumption, crafting of one of a […]