Most of my current work uses screen printing and other surface design techniques to create unique, richly colored fabrics which I then sew into scarves, one of a kind silk and rayon clothing, and pieces for the wall. New items are earrings made from dyed silk, fun and very lightweight! My other focus area is […]
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View mixed media paintings, drawings, and prints at 336 West Salisbury Street, Pittsboro www.lindacollura.com.Studio visits by appointment.
Recently, I’ve been focusing on florals, botanicals, and abstract designs. For the holidays, I’m thinking about gifts that are small enough to pack or ship easily. Check out these zippered carry-all bags—unique designs in 3 sizes. They’re great for makeup or jewelry, pens & pencils, coupons or receipts, or computer cables & plugs. You can […]
2020 Studio Tour — Showing virtually and by appointment I was that kid you could always find turning over rocks in streams to discover what treasures nature would reveal to me. After a serious life, I am now doing what I did back then – turning over rocks — painting and sculpting what nature reveals. […]
Visit my studio virtually – see my original screen prints depicting scenes from my life in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. My recent prints focus on the natural surroundings near my home and studio in Chatham County. Many of my prints are abstractions experimenting with color and texture.
Photography allows me to interpret the world in a creative way. My studio is everywhere as long as I have a camera be it my Nikon or an iPhone. My digital darkroom allows me to refine my vision and use my imagination. I enjoy photographing a variety of subjects – architecture, abstracts, people, boats, monuments, […]
Gina Harrison is a North Carolina artist, graphic designer, musician, and arts ed advocate. She received her BFA in studio art from UNC, studying printmaking with Richard Kinnaird and James Gadson. Currently, she is a board member of Arts NC, the statewide advocacy organization for the arts and a member of the Chatham Artists Guild […]
Hand screened original prints, calendars, cards & T-shirts Vidabeth Bensen’s original screen prints reflect many years of overseas travel. Framed and unframed prints, limited edition calendars, cards and T-shirts are available in her studio. Vidabeth’s prints are in many private and corporate collections.
I enjoy exploring the natural beauty found in wood, creating a form that brings out the wood’s natural color and unique grain. It is intriguing to to turn different species of wood, exploring the different grain patterns, colors, textures and sometimes aromas. I also enjoy the challenge of figuring out how to securely hold the […]
“Organic Forrestry Studio and Gallery, Artist’s Garret Gallery, Forrest Dweller Sculpture Garden” NATURE INSPIRED SCULPTURE and PAINTINGS “I was that kid you could always find turning over rocks in streams, looking for what wonders nature would disclose to me. This curiosity about the natural world led me to a serious life as scientist and organizational executive. […]
— Making pots started for me as a way to relax from the stresses of my work as a clinical social worker. Because the process required both my physical and mental energy, I was able to focus on learning to throw without the distraction of work. Eventually, I traded psychotherapy for pottery and began taking […]
“Original fabric designs created using a variety of screen and hand printing techniques, sewn and stitched into one-of-a-kind scarves and wearables, wall pieces and other items. My work is a play of color, pattern, and texture.”
I’m a scientist and an artist. I love a unique and beautiful experiment, whether it’s in the laboratory or on canvas. Places I remember and recreate have distinct light effects that amplify shadows, shapes and colors. Often my images are of nature, both real landscapes and synthesized ones, with various degrees of abstraction. I have […]
I delight in the creative process. It gives me energy, frees my spirit. My role as an artist is to nurture the creative space within me. I invite viewers to explore my paintings, let their spirit dance or rest in my world of imagery, colors, and mood. In my subjects, I search to capture the […]
There are so many random moments in time yearning to be recorded as art, and then assembled through a series of drawings and/ or photographs. The moments become images, then ideas happen so individual pieces blend together to make an imaginative composition to create a journey into the whimsical. My drawings and paintings are intended […]
I began painting when I was an attorney engaged in international development finance and then expanded my painting when I became general counsel of a cabinet agency in North Carolina. I felt the need to balance the left side of my brain with the joy I felt engaging in this right brain activity. Since leaving […]
Photography is a creative outlet that encourages me to look at the world in a different way. My studio is the world and everything in it. My camera is my canvas and my lenses are my brushes. My digital darkroom allows me to refine my vision and use my imagination. I enjoy photographing a variety […]