Emily Falco: Creating a Watercolor Still-Life in 5 Steps

Hello fellow art lovers – It’s a warm, rainy, December evening here in Ithaca; not too typical of western New York this time of year! It’s this type of inclement weather that for me, forecasts a painting night. For my introductory post, I wanted to give you readers out there a little more than an “about the […]

Jody MacDonald: Connection is Key

Detail images of sculptural work

Hello, my name is Jody.  Welcome to my studio! First, let me share a few biographical tidbits to put my work into context:  When I was a child I liked to engage in role-play, often as animals and insects. I attended the famed bealart program in London, ON, Canada (1986-89), double-majoring in textiles and printmaking. […]

Kari Ganoung Ruiz: En Plein Air

I’m Kari Ganoung Ruiz, and my studio is the great outdoors! My husband Diego Ruiz and I currently live in Union Springs, NY on the eastern shore of Cayuga Lake. I grew up in Interlaken, NY near the Finger Lakes National Forest, setting the stage early for my deep appreciation of the natural landscape. I […]

Bob Conge: mostly before

Home

I grew up in a rural area of upstate New York that afforded me many years to explore the farms and woodlands surrounding our home and record my findings with pencil and paint. Later moving to the city of Rochester N Y,  I discovered a whole other world of Universities, Museums, galleries, theater, libraries, and […]

Robert S. Hunter: Artists Books, Digital Prints, and other Emphera

I’ve been making Art since I was a little boy growing up in New Jersey. My first installation piece was a wall of dinosaur drawings I put up in my bedroom at the age of 7 years old. My interest in Art continued through adolescence resulting in a Bachelor of Science degree from James Madison […]