Fresh new local art and artful goods available! This month we have new artists featuring incredibly detailed woven looms, handforged steel items, original representational still life oil paintings of fruits and veggies! This lineup also showcases a few artists that we’ve seen in past months, with new pieces to share.
Take your time and browse the links. Get to know some local art and artful goods!
Kyle Lucia is a blacksmith and furniture designer. He is co-owner of Phoenix Handcraft, a Richmond-based design studio creating sustainable, handmade works for home and business in metal, mosaic, and wood.
Artist/Maker: Emily Nicolaides
Emily Nicolaides is a self-employed weaver and teacher in Richmond, Virginia. In her studio, Emily turns embroidery hoops, brass craft hoops, and even hula hoops into looms as she reformats traditional weaving techniques into a circular composition.
Artist/Maker: Jordan Flower
Jordan is a Richmond-based fine artist and muralist focused on landscapes, cityscapes and the intersection of man and nature.
Artist/Maker: Mike Haubenstock
Glen Allen, VA
Mike Haubenstock, based in Glen Allen, Virginia, paints landscapes and still lifes in oil. He is inspired by architecture, natural scenes and colorful displays. In recent years he has spent more time with plein air work, which includes the challenges of moving shadows and colors. His still life art often feature fruits, vegetables and flowers.
Artist/Maker: Viktoriya Samoylov
Viktoriya is a Ukrainian-born American living in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. She is generally a self-taught artist working in different mediums such as oils, acrylics, and resin epoxy.
HELLO JUNE AND HELLO SUMMER
Enjoy June’s lineup of a dozen select artful pieces. This month represents artwork from central Virginia and the Blue Ridge Mountains. We have featured hand-cut mosaic art, cubist style colorful paintings and prints, abstract designed pillows and hand-carved wood pieces.
Artist/Maker: Johannah Willsey | Phoenix HandcraftRichmond, VA
Contact : https://www.etsy.com/shop/PhoenixHandcraft
As a visual artist, Johannah specializes in hand-cut mosaic artwork. She is co-owner of Phoenix Handcraft, a Richmond-based design studio creating sustainable, handmade works for home and business in metal, mosaic, and wood.
Artist/Maker: Kristin Joseph McGinnis | Kbjoseph Art + Design
Kristin creates paintings and prints through Kbjoseph Art + Design. Her artwork developed with cubist style inspiration and she explores with color and light.
Artist/Maker: Dandridge Davis
Dandridge Davis, is an abstract painter that looks to nature and different cultures for inspiration. She uses her paintings to make painterly wallpapers, textiles, and decorative pillows.
Artist/Maker: Zach Chrisinger | Chrisinger’s Cuts
Zach owns Chrisinger’s Cuts, a woodworking business, based out of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Afton, VA. He strives to collaborate with the materials in their natural states, while creating minimal waste in the process. Zach is environmentally conscious. He creates hand-carved pieces and uses a foot-powered lathe.
WELCOME TO OUR MAY LINEUP!
May’s lineup includes 12 local works from 4 distinctive artists/makers! We had the pleasure of reviewing some wonderful pieces and it was truly hard to pick out our favorites! These artists and makers have created works that you can cherish and enjoy for years to come. We have a wide range of select pieces. May has brought: conceptual and portraiture pointillism, realistic urban painted landscapes, heavy textured palette knife paintings and acrylic paintings with gold leaf textures.
Artist/Maker: Jacob Daley | Daley DotsRichmond, VA
Contact through website | https://daleydots.com
1 & 3 are part of the “MindFull Series” that is dedicated to helping alleviate anxiety and depression. Prints available upon request in various sizes. Number 2 is a commissioned pet portrait. Commissioned pet portraits will currently have 15% of the proceeds donated to Richmond Animal League.
Artist/Maker: Jordan Flower
Jordan weaves many distinct landscapes into his work. He showcases urban views, ranging from bustling cities to coastlines along the east coast.
Artist/Maker: Carrie Jacobson
Contact through website http://jacobson-arts.com
Carrie uses oils and a palette knife to make paintings with a heavy impasto. Her paintings tell the story through color, texture, faith and optimism.
Artist/Maker: Viktoriya Samoylov
Contact through website | https://www.viksam.art
Numbers 1 and 2 are paintings on wrapped canvas and painting number 3 is on a birch panel. Viktoriya creates primarily in acrylic but sometimes incorporates oils, epoxy resin and gold leaf textures. Her work embodies a variety of imperfect, playful and vibrant pieces.
APRIL IS HERE AND SO IS OUR LINEUP!
This month our lineup consists of 12 thoughtfully selected pieces from 4 different Virginia artists/makers! We hope this month’s artful lineup brings peace and hope during this difficult time in our world. Artists and makers bring much needed joy and are today’s visual storytellers.
While you are staying home and social distancing, explore these creative pieces we have featured, click the links to the artists/maker’s website to find out more. The April lineup is a combination of oceanic abstract influences, wood sculpture inspired by nature, mosaic style painting, and heavy-textured floralism.
Remember If you are interested in a particular piece, contact us or the artist/maker directly. All sales generated from exposure through Artful Lineup will go 100% to the artist or maker.
Artist/Maker: Shaylen Amanda Broughton | SAB Art StudioRichmond VA
Contact through website form | www.sabartstudio.com
These paintings are one of a kind original abstract expression of Shaylen’s inner world and cannot be duplicated.
Each piece is finished with dripped edges and signed on the back. 1.5” thick gallery style canvas wired and ready to hang.
Artist/Maker:Tom Lowe | Wood Sculptor
Buckingham County, VA
804 614 7308 | firstname.lastname@example.org | tomelowe.com
Each piece is one continuous piece of wood. There is no gluing, bending or steaming.
With each tree that Tom chooses to work with, careful thought is used to bring out it’s inner beauty.
Artist/Maker: Scott Tilghman
Church Hill, VA
804 349 9722 | Contact through website form web.marcelforart.com/scott_tilghman
Scott’s distinctive mosaic style translates the colors that mingle in his imagination into bright tesserae, and compels viewers to enjoy multiple perspectives.
Artist/Maker: Sara O’Connor
Contact through website form | saraoconnorfineart.com
Each 12×12 inch Growing Garden is part of the Floralism series.
Each Growing Garden is comprised of hand-quilled flowers using acrylic-based formula. These unique pieces make paint look like porcelain, glass, and paper.
INTRODUCING ARTFUL LINEUP
Artful Lineup is a mini blog + newsletter based out of Richmond, VA. We are focused on keeping you in the know on local fine art and artful goods.
WELCOME TO OUR FIRST NEWSLETTER!
Each monthly newsletter will feature a lineup of curated local Virginia fine art and artful goods. Our goal is to help artists and makers connect with the community. We want to showcase available, local, and unique items created in Virginia! If you see something that catches your eye, contact us or the artist/maker directly. All sales generated from exposure through Artful Lineup will go 100% to the artist or maker.
This month we have hand picked a lineup of 18 unique items from 6 different Virginia artists/makers! Make sure you browse through the links to the artists/maker’s website to explore more of their work. March has brought beautiful handmade wood products, chalk pastel portraiture, and original paintings and prints from abstract to ultra realistic!
Artist/Maker: Taylor Kampa Olson
Contact through website form | tkopaintings.com
No. 2 ‘Rainsmoke’ is a giclee print on canvas. No. 1 & 3 are both acrylic on canvas.
Artist/Maker: Vinnie Charity | Built By Vin
804 840 5504 | email@example.com | builtbyvin.com
Artist/Maker: Carson Overstreet
804 477 5759| firstname.lastname@example.org| carsonoverstreet.com
Artist/Maker: Lorrie Gunn | Artful Creations by Lorrie
843 696 2131 | email@example.com | artfulcreationsbylorrie.com
About Commissioned Pieces No, 1, 2 & 3:
- Pet portraits ranging from $400.00-$700.00 are created from chalk pastels on velour paper.
Artist/Maker: Tammy Hinkle | Memories in Paint
Glen Allen, VA
804 305 8594 | firstname.lastname@example.org | memoriesinpaint.com
About Commissioned Piece No. 2:
- “Capturing the essence of one’s treasures and creating a work of art that encompasses those lasting memories, that can be passed down through the generations.” more info