Artist Profiles | Painter

Ed Paradise – Watercolor

About Ed I am a native of Cleveland who moved to Atwood Lake upon retirement. I have been a florist since I was 13 years old and still work part time doing flowers. I graduated from John Carroll University. I owned and operated many assorted retail businesses including multiple flower shop locations during my career.  I have…

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Ashley Byrom – Acrylics

Name of Business: Breathing Art by Ashley Byrom How would you describe your art? I would describe my art as peaceful. Light in the darkness. Healing to the soul. It’s not something I was taught to do, it was put in me and comes out with a passion and love that makes me feel home….

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Mary “Lynn” Fraelich – Fine Art

Type of Art Oil, watercolour, coloured pencil, stone carving. How would you describe your art? Precise/detailed. I paint a wide variety of subjects. Love to paint nature, landscapes, hummingbirds and structures. Name some artists that inspire you & why? Maxmilian Ciccone – his detail especially portraiture is so beautiful and moving. His work brings tears…

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Larry Kerr – Water Color

About Larry Larry is a water color artist, he resides in Tuscarawas County and is well known for his artistic work in North Central Ohio. He is past President of the Cuyahoga Valley Art Center. His art is displayed in numerous Ohio area homes. Larry has over 20 years’ experience painting subjects such as sea…

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Ed Steffek

How would you describe your art? Contemporary Name some artists that inspire you. N.C. Wyeth and Frank Frazetta What are you favorite materials/mediums to work with? Currently working in oil. When did you start making art and why? 1996 – started to see things differently. What is the most influential piece of art you have…

Artist Profiles | Painter | Photography

Steve Shonk – Photography & Watercolor Painting

How would you describe your art? (painting) – watercolor on paper (mostly); 35mm & digital photography; subject matter – varied. What are your favorite materials/mediums to work with? Photography – it’s basically instant gratification; most of it can be used as artistic subject matter (unless taken solely for reference or other purposes), while not all…

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Tim Sidel – Abstract Artist

How would you describe your art? Mixed media non-objective paintings Who is an artist that inspires you & why? Jackson Pollock. Ive always been mesmerized by the way he could build up depth by layering color in a non traditional way. Describe your creative process. I usually start with a resist method. Laying out basic…