Kim Whitt

Kim Whitt

KIM WHITT Kim has enjoyed a lifetime involvement in the arts. Art student, art teacher, arts administrator and a practicing artist in dance, fiber/textiles and painting. She holds a B.A. in Cultural Anthropology and Dance from The University of Southern Mississippi...
Robin Whitfield

Robin Whitfield

ROBIN WHITFIELD Robin lives and works in Grenada, Mississippi. She works in rivers, swamps and forests near her downtown studio and around the state. Her work explores relationships of form and color as well as the ecological. Discovering and sharing the beauty of...
Susan Wellington

Susan Wellington

SUSAN WELLINGTON Susan Wellington was born in Sasebo, Japan to a Mississippi father and a mother with a strong artistic side.The family returned to Mississippi shortly after Susan’s birth, and she has resided there ever since. As a high school senior, Susan...
Mitchell Walters

Mitchell Walters

MITCHELL WALTERS Creativity feeds my soul.  Years ago, as a mother of three young children, I found myself sketching and painting after bedtime as a way to relax and feed my urge to create.  To my delight and surprise, my pieces began selling, and Mitchell Fine Art...
Gary Walters

Gary Walters

 GARY WALTERS   Gary Walters celebrates life through painting. Gary is a life long Christian artist and a native of Jackson, Ms. and has been an artist most all of his life.  He and his wife, Joan, have four grown children, Doug, Daniel, Jill, and Jacob, who also...
Catron Wallace

Catron Wallace

CATRON WALLACE From her humble beginnings as an avid sketch artist and doodler curled up next to her father as he poured over his plans for his air conditioning business, Catron has spent the past twenty years as a painter, answering her inner call to create beauty...
Adam Trest

Adam Trest

ADAM TREST   Raised in the South, Adam Trest is inspired by the deep rooted traditions found in southern culture. Heavily influenced by flora and fauna of the southeastern United States, Trest’s imagery ranges from wildlife to traditional southern hunts. He...
Shelby Toole

Shelby Toole

SHELBY TOOLE When studying IMC at The University of Mississippi, Shelby Jane Toole enrolled in a ceramics class. She instantly fell in love. As a freshman at the University of Mississippi, she continued to improve, graduating from beginner to advanced over the course...
Lisa Thames

Lisa Thames

LISA THAMES Art is the best part of me. I grew up in Laurel, Mississippi, with the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art one block from my home. My earliest memory of creating art is attending a pottery class at the museum with my grandmother when I was six years old. The...
Cathy Talbot

Cathy Talbot

 CATHY TALBOT Always interested in the arts and after raising one son, time was found for not only enjoying the arts but creating art. Classes at the National Ornamental Metal Museum in Memphis and the Memphis College of Arts lead me to the ancient art of enameling,...
Cherilon Stevens

Cherilon Stevens

CHERILON STEVENS Cherilon grew up in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where she met her husband, Rusty, 37 years ago. After Rusty completed his residency the couple and their two children, Ben and Sara Beth , moved  from Galveston, Texas, to Laurel in 1998.  Cherilon devoted...
Susan Stevens

Susan Stevens

SUSAN STEVENS Susan was born and raised in southeastern Pennsylvania close to the city of Philadelphia. In 1986, she received a BA in Art History from Montana State University, married, and moved south to Hattiesburg, Mississippi where she and her husband have since...
Ali Stayer

Ali Stayer

 ALI STAYER   Ali and her husband, Phil Stayer, live in Hattiesburg, MS with their 5 children. Ali has been painting for over 17 years under the tutelage of her mother Hilda Brown, an accomplished artist in Montgomery, AL. Painting scenes that are familiar to...
Darlene Scott

Darlene Scott

DARLENE SCOTT Mississippi Artist Darlene Scott captures moments and feelings using expressive color and texture in her artwork.  Finding inspiration from nature and the ever changing landscape, she strives to signify the importance of the little things in life and to...
Ann Seale

Ann Seale

ANN SEALE   Ann Seale is a seasoned painter from Jackson, Mississippi. She has been exhibiting her work professionally in galleries since 2007. Ann exhibited her work, a portrait of an artist colleague and friend, Rosalind (Roz) Roy, in the “Artists by Artists”...
Carol Roark

Carol Roark

 CAROL ROARK I love the outdoors. I love light. I love color. When all of the elements come together I can’t do anything but paint! As an artist, I am fascinated by the relationship between light and color and how one affects the other. Yes, you will see reoccurring...
Ricardo Moody

Ricardo Moody

RICARDO MOODY I am interested in making work that draws upon memory and meaningful experiences. Incorporated into each work are vivid colors and patterns which I use to impart emotional texture and visual interest. Additionally, I embrace the act of daydreaming to...
Rachel Misenar

Rachel Misenar

RACHEL MISENAR For Rachel Misenar, art has always been her first true love. Rachel grew up in the American South. Her appreciation for art was fostered early on by her father who taught her about the great painters of our time and took her on excursions to New...
Potters Field Stoneware

Potters Field Stoneware

 POTTERS FIELD STONEWARE As a husband and wife duo, clay has been a huge part of our lives for a very long time and has changed and evolved as we have grown older and personally changed. The importance of functional stoneware is ever present in what we do, along with...
Buttons Marchetti

Buttons Marchetti

BUTTONS MARCHETTI Inspired by the landscapes, flora, and fauna of her native central Mississippi, Buttons Marchetti creates contemporary impressionistic oil paintings that captivate the eye with her unique use of shapes, color, and light. Her paintings take form in a...
Sadako Lewis

Sadako Lewis

SADAKO Walking down on the narrow brick street accordion playing chanson in the air, this was in Sadako Lewis’s teen around 1960’s that her father, his black beret hat on, had dreamed traveling to France accompanying her. He was an Impressionist painter who followed...
Ellen Langford

Ellen Langford

ELLEN LANGFORD   An artist native to Mississippi, I build images with oil or acrylic of the physical and psychological spaces and connections between church and tree, child and dog, blue and orange. Whether commissioned, working from my heart in my studio, or...
Andrea Kostyal

Andrea Kostyal

ANDREA KOSTYAL     Native of Hungary, graduated at Secondary School of Fine Arts in Pecs, Hungary in 1999. Majored in textile. The four­-year school also included drawing, figure drawing, painting, and weaving. In 2001 she moved to the United States. This was a...
Shelby Kizer

Shelby Kizer

SHELBY KIZER My name is Shelby Leigh Kizer. I am an artist living and working in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. I graduated from William Carey with a Bachelors of Fine Art in painting and drawing in May of 2018. In my work, I try to balance the beautiful, delicate...
Peyton Hutchinson

Peyton Hutchinson

PEYTON HUTCHINSON Hi! I am Peyton Hutchinson, an artist who loves color!  Growing up in Mississippi instilled in me a love of the outdoors, and the beauty and drama of nature continue to be my greatest creative inspiration.  As a painter, my greatest challenge is to...
Maria Hughes

Maria Hughes

MARIA HUGHES Maria Hughes, born in 1978 as the only daughter of Michael and Judy Tucci, now lives in Baldwyn, MS with her husband Hayden, son Ames, and daughter Townes.  She graduated from Baldwyn High School then went on to earn an Associate’s Degree in Art...
Charles Guess

Charles Guess

CHARLES GUESS Each time Charles visits an art museum the area he seeks out first is that of the European and American impressionist. He has always been fascinated by the application of color and value in order to create an image in the viewers mind without depicting...
Lee Gibson

Lee Gibson

LEE GIBSON Lee Gibson was raised in Annapolis, Maryland and Westport, Connecticut and received her education at the University of Arizona (Architecture) and Radford University (Art). Lee has enjoyed Southern living on and off for twenty years in West Point,...
Pat Gavin

Pat Gavin

PAT GAVIN I have been producing high-fired stoneware and raku ware for forty years. My stoneware is produced using all natural materials of the highest quality. No lead is used in any process of my pottery. After the pot has been made, it’s placed inside a kiln...
Morgan Fyfe

Morgan Fyfe

MORGAN FYFE   Morgan Fyfe Powell is an abstract and landscape artist who draws inspiration from the beauty and stillness of the outdoors. Raised in Oxford, Mississippi she grew up surrounded by an abundance of creativity and began painting at a young age. After...
Ginny Futvoye

Ginny Futvoye

GINNY FUTVOYE Born and raised in a small Kentucky town, Ginny has been painting since she was young.  She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX.  While at SMU, professors taught Ginny new ways of seeing and had an...
Leigh Francis

Leigh Francis

LEIGH FRANCIS Leigh Deen Francis is a glass artist specializing in the creation of original kiln-formed glass art.  A native Mississippian, Leigh’s art is inspired by the wonder and beauty of natural surroundings. Each glass canvas is thoughtfully designed and...
Ke Francis

Ke Francis

 KE FRANCIS Ke Francis is a narrative artist who has been actively producing artwork for more than forty years. He and his wife Mary are the co-owners of HOOPSNAKE PRESS, a fine art press that publishes artist books and prints. His book works, paintings, prints,...
Stephanie Flier

Stephanie Flier

STEPHANIE FLIER     Stephanie Flier is a printmaker who enjoys primarily using relief printing to depict scenes from nature, incorporating perishable natural objects and using materials from the past.  Many of her prints are an intersection of traditional...
Kat Fitzpatrick

Kat Fitzpatrick

KAT FITZPATRICK Kat Fitzpatrick is an artist whose love for beeswax has led her down an unusual path. Ten years ago, Kat saw a tiny reproduction of a painting in an art magazine described as an “encaustic” and was captivated. It had a surface that the eye...
Barbara Eaton

Barbara Eaton

 BARBARA EATON The song “whistle While You Work takes on new meaning with my current passion, Clay-tunes. I form animals , birds, fish or ” whatever tickles my fancy” into hollow whistles, then add more holes, tweet the opening just “so”...
Nicole Dikon

Nicole Dikon

NICOLE DIKON   Nicole was born on Maui, Hawaii and was raised in Ecuador, Vermont and Florida. She received her Bachelor’s of Fine Arts Degree in Painting at the University of Central Florida, where she studied under Ke Francis as her painting and printmaking...
Catie Daniel

Catie Daniel

CATIE DANIEL Catie Daniel grew up in the small coastal town of Ocean Springs, Mississippi. Her interest in art began at a young age and continued through high school. She is mostly self taught but has earned an Associates of Art from Mississippi Gulf Coast Community...
Church Goin Mule

Church Goin Mule

CHURCH GOIN MULE Church Goin Mule is a southern artist who was born and raised across the south, her kinfolk came from the mountains, though she lives in the swamp of Louisiana now.Church Goin Mule’s work is a memory jug, a death-vase mash of the collective...
Mary Parker Buckley

Mary Parker Buckley

MARY PARKER BUCKLEY Mary Buckley is an artist currently living with her husband, Bill, in Ridgeland, Mississippi, where Bill serves as the State Director for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Mary is basically a self-taught artist.  Her college study at MSU gave...