Patricia Young creates her pieces using red or white earthenware that is handbuilt by combining slab, self-made molds and thrown pieces. Colored slips layered, sgraffito and stamping are used. Underglazes and stains accent texture, with one or more glazes.
Jim Walker is a landscape photographer working to capture images that evoke emotion in our American prairies and woodlands. “The source of most of my images are the Kansas Flint Hills or nearby prairie-scapes; Kansas weather, sunrises and sunsets influence
Glass artist Stacey Utech creates contemporary fused glass art, bowls and platters. She has always been fascinated with copper, stainless steel and raku pottery. Her fused glass pieces are made primarily of highly textured, black iridescent glasses that resemble these
Jim Tucker is a graduate of the University of Kansas, BFA Design. “I paint outdoors and I wet the canvas then apply foreground and sky colors with brushing. I brush stroke the foreground background to add depth, then I let
Matthew Richter creates plein air painting and directly representational work. “The cycle of traveling into the land, observing nature, collecting impressions, and returning to the studio for further development brings satisfaction to me. Through this process I strive to produce
Daryl Price paints historically inspired scenes from 1930s/40s America with an emphasis on jazz/blues musicians. The work is mostly realistic, but he liberally uses bright color and distortion. He uses no reference to create his paintings. VISIT ARTIST WEBSITE
Topeka artist Stephanie Munoz-O’Neil’s mixed media works are created using acrylic, colored pencil, modeling paste, crayon, gold leaf, tinsel, glass, beads, thread, rhinestone on canvas, masonite, wood and various papers.
Arkansas artist Adrianna Morrisette creates handmade and individually hand-designed functional pottery. All of her designs are unique and original. Masks are made from live-casts and carvings are hand drawn and then carved. Her carvings are depictions of Native American petroglyphs.
A nationally known wildlife artist, Rory Mattson has presented his paintings at art shows in nearly every major city in the Midwest. Employing a transparent watercolor style he describes as classic English, Mattson also is one of the only artists
Brad Mangas is a fine art nature and wilderness photographer. “I photograph nature to keep peace and strength present in my life. Through solitude in the outdoors I believe we all can find benefits that will enrich each day.” VISIT