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We’re thrilled to introduce you to Karren Ussery, the newest artist to our Artaissance family! Karen is a fine art photographer, with 16 new works added to our online gallery. Read below to learn more …

Karen Ussery

Karen shares: As a recovering “do-aholic,” my photography reflects the serene life I now live. My images capture the […]

Filed under: Art, Artaissance, Artists, Nature, Photography on July 19th, 2011 | No Comments »

Well I can’t believe that I almost forgot to share with you the absolute cutest guest blog post by our friend Tracey! You may remember Tracey from guest blog posts such as “Messy & Magnificent Kid’s Art” and her “Inspiring End-of-Summer Road Trip.” This post is just as sweet as her others & features something very […]

Filed under: Art, Artaissance, Events, Inspiration, Nature on November 30th, 2010 | 1 Comment »

I’m excited to shine the spotlight on Artaissance artist, Bonnie Charleston-Stevens, today! Her photography is simply stunning & truly seems to capture the essence of each and every subject. Not to mention that many of her landscape photos are making me dream of cool fall & brisk winter weather!
Read below to learn more about how […]

Filed under: Art, Artaissance, Artists, Nature, Photography on September 8th, 2010 | No Comments »

I’m thrilled to be able to share another guest blog post from Artaissance friend, Tracey Smith, with you today! Tracey writes about some very inspiring Western landscapes that she saw along her family’s recent road trip to Grandma’s house, yea! Without further ado, I give you Ms Tracey Smith and her “Inspiring End of Summer […]

Filed under: Art, Artaissance, Artists, From the Road, Inspiration, Nature, Travel on August 31st, 2010 | No Comments »

We’re thrilled to share a third installment of guest posts by our favorite cold weather friend, Tracey Smith. You can read her first guest post here and the second here. As you may know, Tracey is lucky enough to reside in the great snowy state of Colorado, which is where she finds inspiration for today’s […]

Filed under: Art, Events, Exhibits, Inspiration, Nature, Travel on February 11th, 2010 | No Comments »

I was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota. During the long months of winter, building snowmen was a common past time for me and my friends. More often than not, we stopped as soon as the standard three “balls” of snow were in place. From time to time, we added branches for arms, etc., imitating […]

Filed under: From the Road, Nature on December 7th, 2009 | 2 Comments »

Some people are lucky to see crashing waves, mountain peaks, or endless stretches of prairie from their homes. At my house the view would be of the neighboring houses but even that is covered up by trees. If you don’t have much of a view either, you can create one with art. The framed art in the room […]

Filed under: Art, Artaissance, Nature on September 23rd, 2009 | 1 Comment »

Have you heard of Flower Magazine? It first ‘bloomed’ in March of 2007. Since then, this quarterly publication has inspired, educated and delighted flower enthusiasts around the world. With a wide reach, it is geared toward those who make a living doing anything with flowers to those who simply like to arrange the occasional bouquet.
Conceived by Margot Shaw, on […]

Filed under: Art, Artaissance, Floral, Green, Inspiration, Nature, Publications on September 16th, 2009 | No Comments »

I admit it. I’m a Lifetime-made-for-tv-movie watcher. Especially on a rainy Sunday…This is where I learned that “Georgia O’Keeffe – Her Life Was a Work of Art” will premiere on Saturday, September 19th at 9 PM ET/PT.

Starring Joan Allen and Jeremy Irons, this Lifetime Original Movie chronicles O’Keeffe’s life, complete, I’m certain, with the emotional trials and […]

Filed under: Art, Artists, Exhibits, Inspiration, Museums, Nature, Quotes, TV on September 1st, 2009 | No Comments »

Tony Foster’s subjects can’t really get much bigger. 

His most recent exhibition highlights his documention of the Grand Canyon and Mount Everest – two of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World (depending on whom you might ask). Tony Foster: Searching for a Bigger Subject, opened on July 11th at the Phoenix Art Museum and is on view […]

Filed under: Art, Artaissance, Artists, Exhibits, Museums, Nature, Quotes on July 13th, 2009 | No Comments »