Tuscany in the Frame

Photograph of Gareth Jones

Gareth Jones

Gareth was born and raised in North Wales and has emerged as an internationally acclaimed pastel artist in recent years. Art school trained and formerly a graphic designer, he switched to the world of fine art in 2010. His early works were painted in acrylics, but six years ago Gareth discovered the medium of soft …

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photograph of Karen Margulis

Karen Margulis

Karen Margulis is a full-time artist and art educator. She lives in Atlanta Georgia with her husband Michael. Karen received her BA in Education from the University of Florida. She currently teaches painting workshops around the world. Karen is a contemporary landscape painter. She works in most painting media but has achieved recognition for her …

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photo of Melanie Williamson

Mel Williamson

Mel Williamson lives and paints on Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada where she creates work in a variety of genres, including the human figure, landscape, and still life. Philosophically, her paintings are limited in detail so as to invite the viewer to participate in the seeing. Her work has been described as “impressionistic, fresh and …

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Mary Rose O’Connell

Mary Rose O’Connell, a lifelong resident of New England, is a classically trained artist and teacher. She is primarily an oil painter with concentrations in portrait, still life, marine, and landscape painting. In addition to studio work, Mary Rose is an avid Plein air painter. As a workshop instructor, she has experience with all skill …

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Artist Lina Ferrara

Lina Ferrara

I once stood in front of a painting in a museum and I actually got goosebumps. I stood far away, then I got closer. I looked at it from an in away, trying to figure out how the artist was able to achieve the effects that he did. I was so close that I made …

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Artist Marcie Cohen

Marcie Cohen

Marcie Cohen grew up in Chicago and moved to Colorado in 1995 because of her love of nature, the mountains, and outdoor activities. Her connection to the natural world and its subtleties emerges fully in her pastel and oil paintings. Inspiration for her paintings comes from the Colorado landscape and her travels, especially to Italy. …

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