Artist Members

Josiah M. Bailey

Josiah M. Bailey

Artist Bio I graduated from the Nine Arrow homeschool program in 2004 and joined the United States Marine Corps shortly thereafter. I completed two seven-month long deployments as a reconnaissance...

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David Black

David Black

Artist Bio I have been interested in photography starting when my parents gave me a Kodak Brownie Super 27 when I was in grade school. In high school I bought myself a used Pentax SLR camera. This...

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Kevin Darst

Kevin Darst

Artist Bio Kevin, a native of Louisville, moved to Southern Indiana in 1995. He began his study of Ceramics in the late seventies at Western Kentucky University and later at University of Louisville...

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Carl DeGraaf

Carl DeGraaf

While Carl DeGraaf creates a wide range of products including some unusual items for a potter, bookends for instance, he says his hand-crafted mugs receive the most attention during construction....

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Cynthia DeGraaff

Cynthia DeGraaff

Artist Bio: Originally from Jeffersonville, I moved around quite a bit (Texas, Kentucky, New Mexico, South Korea, and Illinois) before making my way back to southern Indiana in 2013. My husband and...

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Liz Dobiesz

Liz Dobiesz

Biography Originally from England, raised in Louisville and moved to Georgetown 12 years ago. I have been painting sellable artwork of over 10 years. Creating since childhood, whether it was making...

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Penny Fox

Penny Fox

Artist Bio: Penny began drawing with charcoal and painting in acrylic during early college classes in Indiana, Califorina, and New Mexico during the 1960's. Pausing to travel, raise her family, and...

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Ken Hardy

Ken Hardy

Originally from Louisville, I moved to Georgetown Indiana about 30 years ago, where I built my studio to continue my work. I work chiefly, but not exclusively, in pastel. I'm mostly self-taught, but...

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Lorraine Hughes

Lorraine Hughes

​Biography I am a landscape and family photographer living near the charming town of Corydon in Southern Indiana. Inspired by nature and travel you will find may of my pieces relate to hobbies such...

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Katrina Johanson

Katrina Johanson

Artist Bio I started painting when I was five years old. I have a BFA in Painting from the University of Louisville. I have experience producing work with Community Development Block grants in...

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Brian Jones

Brian Jones

Brian Jones is Professor Emeritus of Fine Arts at Indiana University Southeast in New Albany, where he taught printmaking and drawing for 36 years. His work has been exhibited in over 35 solo...

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Joy Kirchgessner

Joy Kirchgessner

Joy has spent a lifetime painting. She stated, "I'm forever learning, forever. As in I can see no end to this adverb as it relates to art . . . And I love it." She believes life and art are a lot...

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Rita Koerber

Rita Koerber

Biography After a long hiatus, I returned to interior designing in 1992. I established “Feather Your Nest” a design, consulting and project management firm for residential and commercial clients....

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Roland Lemus

Roland Lemus

Artist Statement: Born and raised in Washington DC. The art programs there imprinted on me forever the wonders of art and the desire to always pursue personal goals of improving my artistic journey....

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Kit Miracle

Kit Miracle

Kit is a contemporary impressionist. Her work is characterized by capturing the feelings of the scenes with thick brush strokes, colors placed adjacent to each other rather than mixed on the...

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David Modica

David Modica

David Modica is a commercial and fine art photographer living in New Albany, Indiana. He is retired from teaching photography at Ivy Tech Community College in Sellersburg, Indiana, where he taught...

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Rob Roby

Rob Roby

Artist Bio Rob Roby fell in love with wood at a young age. Working at a pallet company he began to take pieces of wood home that he found beautiful. Later he began to select pieces of wood from his...

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Paul Schreck

Paul Schreck

Born and raised in Louisville, Paul moved to the country with his wife in the 80’s to “homestead” and raise children. Now retired after 40 years as a nurse he has been able to devote more time to...

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Michael Smith

Michael Smith

Biography: I'm a woodcarver who has been carving for over 42 years. At the age of 16, my mother had a massive stroke. My brother tried to draw my attention away from constant worry and asked me to...

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Cathy Sawtelle Thorpe

Cathy Sawtelle Thorpe

Artist Bio Cathy is a mother, grandmother and great grandmother who has always been artistic. She studied art in college until life pushed her into more practical occupation. As a registered nurse...

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Carol Brenner Tobe

Carol Brenner Tobe

Artist Bio Carol Brenner Tobe is a Louisville native, and resident of Floyds Knobs, Indiana for over fifty years. She is a graduate in Fine Arts from the University of Louisville where she was a...

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Cheryl Ulrich-Barnett

Cheryl Ulrich-Barnett

Artist Bio Cheryl, a native of Floyds Knobs, Indiana, has always had her hand in the arts. She began her formal training at Herron School of Art and Design in Indianapolis. After two years at...

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J. Wright

J. Wright

Artist Biography J. Wright has an avid interest in the arts, especially the visual arts. He has collected pieces of art around the world, and for the past several years has been painting and...

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Larry Zoeller

Larry Zoeller

Larry Zoeller is a native of Louisville, KY and has been blacksmithing for 27 years.  Larry has always been artistically involved, starting with woodworking and then perusing blacksmithing after a...

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