Gulp

‘Gulp’ is a short film created by Sumo Science at Aardman, depicting a fisherman going about his daily catch. Shot on location at Pendine Beach in South Wales, every frame of this stop-motion animation was shot using a Nokia N8,

Portrait of an Artist – Michael DesRosiers

Seeing an artwork is to perceive its meaning. It must speak out on purely visual terms which predicate its existence and its primary purpose. In that context the act of making art becomes a conversational equivalency, a dialogue between my

What Was I Thinking? – Stacye Wilson

That helpless feeling, the one where you swear you’re losing the battle for an idea, frantically looking for inspiration. You’re sitting there with Moon Pie eyes like a lost child in a crowded mall on Saturday morning. I think every

Street Art Communication – Košice 2010

Košice, Slovakia Top graffiti on the walls of school – Street Art Communication Košice 2010. Short report from the meeting of street artists from all over the Europe. During the week they tried to change the ugly grey walls of

Lori Bisogno Jewelry

Handmade Jewelry by Lori Bisogno I studied Metal Smithing and Jewelry Design 29 years ago, while living abroad in Venezuela, SA. What began as a method of improving my Spanish, soon developed into a passion to create. After 22 years

Drew Brophy and Chalk Gallery

Drew Brophy has been a professional artist for over 25 years.  He says of his profession, “It’s my job to make things look cool.” A life-long surfer and world traveler, Drew’s career exploded in the late 1990’s when he began painting his

What Was I Thinking? – The Series

That helpless feeling, the one where you swear you’re losing the battle for an idea, frantically looking for inspiration. You’re sitting there with Moon Pie eyes like a lost child in a crowded mall on Saturday morning. I think every

The story of a true metalsmith artist

Here is her story…I was born with a hammer in my hand. Perhaps not the most comfortable or easy situation for my mother…but since making her the tiara, she at least doesn’t disclose the details of my early craftsmanship (or

South of Nowhere

The first permanent settlers were William Friend, George Yoachum, James Kimberling, George Wells, and Thomas Patterson in present-day Ozark. Yoachum was locally well known for briefly printing his own currency, which he called the “Yocum Dollar.” The name “Ozark,” which

The Ozarks: Abandoned

Living in The Ozarks has been key to my development as an artist. The color, seasons, textures and characters of The Ozark Mountains makes it all come together. It’s history and it’s people are what inspire me. Photo journalism is