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My name is Casey Wakefield and I am an abstract artist. I like to create compositions of color, some predictable and others unpredictable, with layers of ink, collage, acrylic paint, and finishing with oil paint onto canvas. Depending on the memory, thought or experience I am creating, I collage paper with patterns, quotes, music sheets, or poems…Read More →

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Who are you and what do you do? My name is Holly Anderson. I have been creating my entire life but it wasn’t until seven years ago that I became a full time, world-collected artist creating large scale, heavily textured mixed media paintings. Painting with acrylics, watercolor, ink, and preferingRead More →

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Who are you and what do you do? I am Kristine Kollasch, a full time artist making a living creating for over 20 years. I have a business, Fine Art & Creative Environments, LLC established in 1997 after leaving an 11 year career at Habitat, Inc., a Tempe based designRead More →

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Who are you and what do you do? My name is Kaori Takamura. I am a visual artist. I am originally from Tokyo, Japan and now I live and work in Carefree, AZ. I was a graphic designer for many years specializing in branding and packaging design. During my practice,Read More →

Frank Gonzales 00

Who are you and what do you do? My name is Frank Gonzales. What do i do? Well, what do you need done? Haha. I’m the preparator at the Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum. I design, layout and hang the shows there. I also have an art career and I’m aRead More →

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Who are you and what do you do? Frank Ibarra: I am a painter and printmaker, although painting is my main medium. How did you get your start? I started out my career as a graphic designer. But I have always spent my spare time painting. In the early ’90’s,Read More →

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1. Who are you and what do you do? I am Travis Rice and I show livestock at county fairs. Actually, I am an artist and designer. 2. How did you get your start? Umm…well, I was pretty green to the whole art thing until I enrolled at Ball StateRead More →

1. Who are you and what do you do?  Valerie Hunt: Artist, Interior Designer, Professor, Dancer and DJ. Eclectic and always have been. As a DJ, I focus on engaging guests with dance activities, line dances and games that encourage everyone to get up and dance, along with providing groupRead More →

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1. Who are you and what do you do? I’m Lori Fenn and I’m an artist, I paint bright geometric acrylic paintings and layer in candy like resin. 2. How did you get your start? I grew up making things from food to clothes to art and teepees. I reallyRead More →