Artist Members

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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Josh Bleecker

Josh Bleecker

Artist Bio I was born the youngest of four children on September 22, 1992. At age three, my mom caught me drawing a horse from the hooves-up while looking at nothing outside the living room window....

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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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Keith J. Hampton

Keith J. Hampton

Primarily self-taught, Keith J. Hampton got his start in commercial art in 1977 at the age of 18, working in publishing, first at The Saturday Evening Post company and for two years at ICP as the...

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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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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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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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P. J. Moore

P. J. Moore

Artist Bio P.J. Moore moved here from the East Coast and brought his love of nature with him. He travels the eastern half of the country extensively by car, always stopping along the way to enjoy...

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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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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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Jason Wright

Jason Wright

The Junkmeister Bio Jason Wright has been making sparks fly as the Funkey Junkmeister in his Laconia, IN shop since 2011. Through a process of cutting, welding and bending, the Junkmeister...

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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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