Title Same DIner, Every Tues. Medium Oil Size 30"x40"

Michelle Penington – Featured Artist

Artist Portfolio Magazine’s 20 Art Competition Michelle Penington – Cave Creek, AZ Instagram Michelle Penington has been painting and photographing since childhood. She was born and raised by the beach in Southern California where she danced with Ballet Pacifica in Laguna Beach. She later attended college at the University of Houston where she received a […]Read Post ›

Title Toast to The Clouds Medium Ink and Paint on Canvas Size 24" x 30" w/Frame

Kyle “RISE” Irving – Artist Portfolio Magazine

Artist Portfolio Magazine – 2017 Q4 Art Competition Kyle “RISE” Irving – Madison Heights, MI Instagram I am Kyle “RISE” Irving, and I am a Detroit artist. The finished product is not the only story told by my work. It starts with a sketch, to the layers, and builds an image from blank canvas to […]Read Post ›

Title Qualia Medium Mixed media on canvas Size 5'x9'

Vera Gould – Artist Portfolio Magazine

Artist Portfolio Magazine – 2017 Q4 Art Competition Vera Gould – Oakland, CA Instagram Creativity is not a special talent. It is a kind of universal energy that never stops flowing; through me, through you, and through the space between us. When I paint, I have no concept in mind. Instead, I translate an aspect […]Read Post ›

Title Imagine Muffins Medium Acrylic Size 30" x 30"

Deb Schmidt – Q4 Art Competition

Artist Portfolio Magazine – 2017 Q4 Art Competition Deb Schmidt – West Palm Beach, FL Instagram After a life altering experience, I turned my attention to my artwork, leaving corporate America. Since then, the passion I always had for creativity exploded and I’ve been on this journey through many artistic adventures. My two favorite medium […]Read Post ›

Title Snack II Medium Oil Size 11in x 14in

Marli LaGrone – Q4 Art Competition

Artist Portfolio Magazine – 2017 Q4 Art Competition Marli LaGrone – Portland, ME Instagram  

William Francis Brennan – Q4 Art Competition

Artist Portfolio Magazine – 2017 Q4 Art Competition William Francis Brennan – Zossen, Germany William Francis Brennan was born in 1949 in Massachusetts / USA. He grew up on the family’s farm and started painting with oil and watercolor at age 10. From 1970 – 1980 he used to live in Toronto, Canada, made a […]Read Post ›

Title: A true master Medium: Acrylic Size: 24"x18"

Natasha Mitchell – Q4 Art Competition

Artist Portfolio Magazine – 2017 Q4 Art Competition Natasha Mitchell – Belfast, Ireland Instagram Natasha is a self taught artist from west Belfast born in 1992, she has been painting for seven year’s and drawing for much more, she has a very strong desire to paint and create new work’s.

Title: return of the king Medium: digital Size: 18x12

Matthew Derezinski – Q4 Art Competition

Artist Portfolio Magazine – 2017 Q4 Art Competition Matthew Derezinski – Kirksville, MO This work incorporates layers of textural and organic imagery that draws upon my interest in decaying architecture, nature and the Mid-Western landscape in which I live. This imagery, rich in personally derived symbolism, is organized into mystical and mysterious landscapes. While the […]Read Post ›

Title: Candy Medium: Oil on linen Size: 60 x 36 inches

Stephen Mangum – Q4 Art Competition

Artist Portfolio Magazine – 2017 Q4 Art Competition Stephen Mangum – San Francisco, CA Instagram

Title: Thinning Of The Veil Medium: Digital Size: 12 x 10.625

Diamante Lavendar – Q4 Art Competition

Artist Portfolio Magazine – Q4 Art Competition Diamante Lavendar – Greenbay, WI Instagram As an artist, I seek to convey emotions and thoughts through my work whether it be painting, drawing photography or digital art. If I’m working on photographs, I enjoy capturing raw emotion from the environment around me. I see the world as […]Read Post ›