Featured Artist: Danny Simmons

Age: 62 Hometown:    NYC Job description:   artist Select links: http://www.dannysimmonsarts.com/ Bio: Danny Simmons, Jr., is an American abstract painter from Queens, NY. Simmons brings an equal passion to the written word, thanks to his father, also an outstanding poet. The elder Simmons’ example during a time of racial strife and social upheaval impressed upon Danny the importance… Read More Featured Artist: Danny Simmons

Featured Artist: Lauren Curtis

Age: 46 Hometown: Colonia, NJ Current town: Franklin Park, NJ Job description: Full time visual artist Bio: Lauren was a featured artist on the Science Channel‘s TV show Oddities in December, 2011 through June, 2012. She has had artwork and poetry published by greeting card and crafter companies, magazines and historical organizations, including the Middlesex County Cultural… Read More Featured Artist: Lauren Curtis

Featured Artist: Rita Summers

Artist’s statement: “art is like breathing to me life and thoughts impressed on paper, cloth, the air fleeting sounds and images captured before they escape forever” Age: 58 Hometown: Holland Marsh, Ontario, Canada Current town: St Marys, Tasmania, Australia Job description: Gallery owner/operator; artist; teacher Upcoming projects: textile art postcards (see blog); drawings for fabric… Read More Featured Artist: Rita Summers