Age: 22 Hometown: Reading, PA Current town: Philadelphia, PA Job description: Working Artist Bio: Emily Blei Hracho is a third generation artist living and working in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She concentrated in Fiber and Material Studies at Temple University’s Tyler School of Art. Her use of traditional techniques such as sewing and construction, loom weaving,… Read More Featured Artist: Emily Blei Hracho
Age: 35 Hometown: Philadelphia, PA Current town: Philadelphia, PA Job description: Product Manufacturer and Internet Marketer Bio: Born and raised in Philadelphia, Matthew Baron has been in marketing and advertising products for 18 years. At the age of 17, while doing production work on the TV shows Freaktown and Squirt TV, he found a passion… Read More Featured Artist: Matthew Baron
Name: Leighann Hoffman Age: 22 Hometown: Parsippany, NJ Current town: Parsippany, NJ Job description: Multidisciplinary Fine Artist, Sculptor Bio: Born and raised in New Jersey, graduate of Parsippany Hills Highschool. Recently recieved BFA, from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia PA in May 2012. What are you working on/ describe your work. My current works in progress revolve around developing… Read More Featured Artist: Leighann Hoffman
Age: 32 Hometown: Muğla, Turkey Current town: İstanbul, Turkey Job description: Jewelry Designer / Instructor Bio: I was born in 1980, Ankara, Turkey. I graduated from Industrial Design Department of Istanbul Technical University in 2003. I got the second prize in the Jewelry Design Competition of World Gold Council Turkey in 2002, and decided to… Read More Featured Artist: Burcu Büyükünal
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
Follow along as Christiane makes the costumes for her newest stop action film. via Christiane Cegavske: Puppet Costume Part 2: New and Improved Gloves.
Name: Heidi Kelly Age: 39 Hometown: Plymouth Meeting, PA Current town: Kutztown, PA Bio: I am the artist and crafter behind HUGs, Heidi’s Unique Gifts. I don’t limit myself to just one medium, but like to explore any that may strike my fancy. I started in photography during college where I took a basic photography… Read More Featured Maker: Heidi Kelly