Abernathy, Kathryn

Kathryn Abernathy. Asheville, North Carolina.  Whether using oil-and-cold-wax or acrylic, it’s the blending and flowing of color, one into the other, that gives Kathryn's work a signature look. Layer after layer, she builds color and texture that are representative of life itself. Kathryn feels that it's the accumulation and complexity of experience that gives life its richness. Specializing in commissioned-work. 

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Barnett Crowell, Bre

Bre Barnett Crowell. Charlotte, North Carolina. Bre creates expressionistic abstracts, landscapes and figures in multiple mediums. Her current work explores pure pigments and textural elements inspired by nature and organic forms. Recent publications include First Place Abstract, Pastel Journal's The Year's Best Paintings 2018 and Northlight's Abstract Painting, A Celebration of Contemporary Art.

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Basher, Mike

Mike Basher's tranquil work evokes a powerful sense of solitude. His photographic approach leaves the viewer with just enough sense of place to experience these environments, without overwhelming with excess information. Working exclusively with large format black and white film, his compositions are carefully chosen, delicately exposed, and printed in highly limited editions.

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Bensen, Vidabeth

Vidabeth’s original, hand pulled screen prints vary from subject matter based on 27 years living and working in Europe, Asia and the Middle East to her natural surroundings and colorful abstract compositions. Cards, T shirts, calendars and unframed prints are available on her web site.

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Beshgetoorian, Amy

Amy Beshgetoorian's watercolors have been shown monthly at Raleigh's 311 Gallery since 2014. Winner of several local awards. Portraits and other commissions available. Beshgetoorian paints loose, vibrant, lively watercolors that are framed without glass.

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Bettis, Mark

Mark works in his contemporary art gallery/studio, which carries a few different artists in various mediums. He paints in cold wax and oils where he builds up multiple layers of oils, cold wax, and other elements which he applies texturally to let the painting evolve into an abstract interpretation of these elements.

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Bomer, Grace Carol

Grace Bomer's work has been described as "Incarnational." It is abstract and full of faith uniting the visible and invisible world. It points to the mystery of God becoming man and the eternally relevant story of the human condition surprised by the grace of God. 

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Bowman, Elinor

Elinor's favorite subject is people, especially live models. Currently her favorite mediums are watercolor and black walnut ink. She paints in an open studio along with other artists. Each model is a new experience; even the same model will present a new aspect.

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Carter, Catharine

The composite images that shape Catharine Carter’s photomontage are playful, fantastical, and serious. The images honor the romance of an old bookplate tradition and personal exploration of universally familiar dream fragments. A beautiful book of photomontage imagery interspersed with writings from Joseph Campbell and Carl Jung is also available.

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Carter, Bonnie

Bonnie’s work is colorful and joyful. Although it is abstract, it references stormy seas and barren mountains. She has been working in acrylic since the mid 1990’s and has artwork in private and corporate collections both in the US and Xiamen China. She is available to create a one-of-a-kind commission.

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Charlsen, Nadine

Nadine Charlsen is an urban landscape watercolor artist and instructor based in Asheville, NC. Her work is inspired by architecture, cityscapes, and serene countryside settings captured through the lens of her camera. She has a studio and teaches at 310 Art in the River Arts District, in Asheville. See American Art Collector Magazine, October 2017.

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Crum, John

Best known for gentle surrealism, figurative and whimsical paintings. Classically trained Ringling graduate, he maintains a lifelong artist career, capturing personal moments while curious and whimsical twists. Representation: Mitchell-Hill Gallery, Charleston and Karis Gallery, Hilton Head Island. Look for him at Charleston's Spoleto booth #5. 

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Davis, Adrian

American landscape photographer, Adrian Davis, has been producing monochrome, warm tone photographs since 1989. Working with a combination of film and digitally captured images, he prepares and prints his own work as pigment inkjet prints on cotton rag papers. Self-represented and available on Etsy and Artfinder.

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Fakhoury, Sahar

Fakhoury works with oil paint, watercolor, mixed media, and clay. Her recent works are inspired by people she encounters on the streets at home, or while traveling. Attracted by their body movements and expressions, she creates her own impressions in her compositions. Other subjects of Fakhoury’s artwork are still life, landscapes, and live wedding painting.

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Giaco, Annette

Annette is a figurative artist whose signature style includes distorting the figure to build a narrative. Her background in publishing included the use of graphics software such as Photoshop. This tool plays a huge part in the method she uses to distort and prepare images during the planning stages of each painting and drawing.

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Greenberg, Robin

Located in Chapel Hill, Robin is inspired by the beauty of NC, from the Outer Banks to local farms. Formally trained in ‘the new realism’, she earned her BFA from Queens College, NY. Robin strives to reach the next level of color/light interpretation. Nominated best visual artist 2012 by Chapel Hill Magazine.

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Hallenbeck, Jim

Jim's approach in painting is to represent each subject realistically, while at the same accentuating color. He hopes to communicate something to the viewer, to trigger an emotion, to spark a memory that resonates on a very unique personal level. He is a creative member of 311 Gallery.

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Hughes Miller, Nancy

Growing up in Southeastern North Carolina, Nancy developed a love for the coast. She is inspired by its fragile beauty and her scenes are free of human disruption. Nancy paints deserted beaches, tranquil marshes, colorful seas—vistas connected to the sky. From memory, observation and imagination, she creates landscapes in a colorful, contemporary style. Instagram: @nancyhughesmillerart

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Johnson, Janet

Janet Johnson is an avid soft pastel artist. In the past year she has won several awards, had a solo exhibition, and has sold numerous paintings.

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Jones, Maggie

Since 1984 Maggie and Freeman Jones have been producing a functional and decorative line of stoneware pottery. Since the turn of the new century they have been producing one of a kind, decorative ceramics still based on function.

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