Tag: local artist

TC Art Walk Banner for Lisa Flahive: piece is a kitchen scene
Colors, mood, and passion all wrapped up into one watercolor painting of a man sitting and playing the piano. The artist Lisa Flahive transforms real life scenes into pieces of art that transport you into the picture as if you were sitting with her as she paints. Her painting “The Blue” was a painting I […]
header image with painting - caption "what's at the framer's house?"
This month, I’m going to walk into a different room of my home, and tell you a little bit about what this picture framer has framed in his house. I’ll explain about the artist, how I obtained it, and where it hangs. Being my second installment of my year-long commitment to this blog, I think […]
Jim Dewildt At McMillens
Just a few years ago, I featured a post about local artist Jim DeWildt because he was in the Downtown Traverse City’s Art Walk. You can still read the post here. I recalled Jim from my freshman year at NMC; his big round glasses, furry mustache, and the skills he taught me – that I […]
Collage of Cameron Farley and her work
If you are anything like me, although you cannot create a masterpiece gripping a pallet and brush, you love and appreciate the work of a true artist. We love art because it speaks to us, it speaks about us: it speaks of our lives, our hopes, and brings to light our very imaginings. Cameron Farley […]