Valerie Freeman

Valerie Freeman

Inspired by life and her world travels, Valerie Freeman has an organic expressive approach to creating her artworks in ceramics and painting. She has developed her own lustre glazes for her one fire ceramic works.  Freeman earned her BFA from Pratt Institute and is a...
Carlos Grasso

Carlos Grasso

photo: Kristan Altimus “What some might see as nothing but a thorn piece of canvas or a rusty sheet of metal to be discarded, I visualize as the perfect ingredient for my next piece of work. What others might view as worthless scraps of wood or slit fabric, I...
Hallie Katz

Hallie Katz

Inspired by a teacher in a high school jewelry class, Hallie studied art and metalsmithing at Cal State Northridge, and then promptly rented a studio in the San Fernando Valley. From 1970 to 1980 she and her husband, Stan, taught all facets of jewelry making to...
Tanya Kovaleski

Tanya Kovaleski

“My work is about playing with space – a balancing act of ideas, imagery, excitement, plans and mistakes, control vs. spontaneity, with gravity ever present. My goal is to make sculptures and paintings that are exhilarating. Immediacy, color, and transparency are...
Shahastra Levy

Shahastra Levy

Shahastra uses the transformational qualities of artmaking by maximizing saturated color, intense light and drawing on an illusive magical realm. She creates vibrant pastel landscapes, symbolic acrylic innerscapes and soulful colored pencil works.    Shahastra has...