Category Archives: Artist Spotlight

Artist Spotlight: Maria Holbein

I first met Maria in art class at Houghton College.  I’ve always admired/been just a little jealous of her beautiful work.  She is also a really cool and genuine person.  Thanks for letting me interview you, Maria! As a kid … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: Casey Wiest

I am especially excited about the following interview.  I met Casey at York College in Painting Class, and I loved seeing what she came up with for each assignment.  I also had the pleasure of sharing a few classes with … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: Elizabeth Jancewicz

Beth and I became friends at Houghton College.  We had quite a few art classes together, and I was always excited to see what she would come up with.  You’ll see what I mean when you scroll down and look … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: Arryn Vogan

I don’t remember the first time I met Arryn, but I’m guessing it was in an art class at Houghton College.  Over the year and a half of my time there, we shared several art classes, and even lived across … Continue reading

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Elevating (part 2)

My big brother introduced me to another artist that uses everyday objects and elevates them by turning them into art.  His name is Kevin Van Aelst.  Kevin takes these objects and rearranges them to represent another object.  Here are a … Continue reading

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Elevating

Sometimes art is made from traditional materials like canvas, paint, clay, wood, and the like.  But the cool thing about art is that the possibilities are limitless when it comes to medium. Binh Danh takes images from the Vietnam War … Continue reading

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The Art of Video

An art form that I haven’t really touched on much on this blog is video.  Here is an awesome video I found on Dooce.com.  The video was made by Felt Soul Media and can be viewed along with some other … Continue reading

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