Art Buyers Guide Featured Artist — Fourth Edition

Artists featured in our Fourth Edition, July–August 2016

James Farrah

(602) 810-5538 jlfaws@cox.net 197 Musser Lane, Bellefonte, PA 16823 Although his work covers a wide range of subjects, Farrah’s current focus is using children’s toys and artist’s manikins for subject material. In addition to being colorful and fun, they are wonderful tools for storytelling. He hopes the paintings evoke a…

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Anne Kenyon

(814) 238-4451 annekenyon4@comcast.net Primarily a landscape artist, Anne Kenyon has worked in watercolor, handmade paper collage, and—most recently—in pastel. A signature member of the Central PA Pastel Society and the Farmland Preservation Artists, she has exhibited in juried pastel society shows across the country (winning an Award of Merit at…

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J. Harlan Ritchey

jharlanart@gmail.com www.jharlanart.com J. Harlan Ritchey is a self-taught artist who received his BA in Filmmaking from Penn State in 1999, with Honors in Visual Arts. He has been commissioned for illustrations by local and national clients, exhibits regularly in central Pennsylvania galleries, and is currently an instructor and Visiting Artist…

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Janise Crow

(814) 883-3862 jc@mmhairfashions.com www.TheHairLadyPA.com Janise Crow is a multimedia artist whose passion is to evoke personal sentiment in wearable art form. Her jewelry connects the wearer to a cherished memory, time, or place, bringing personal stories to life through trinkets that delicately balance past and present. Each component is selected…

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Ian Stainton

(814) 321-8225 clayslingerx@aol.com ianstaintonpottery.com Facebook: Stainton Pottery After attending Cumbria College of Art and Design, England, for painting and ceramics, Ian got several pottery jobs in England, Scotland and Wales. In 1992 he came to Pennyslvania, going into business for himself in 2000. Even after 37 years of making pots…

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Susan Nicholas Gephart

(814) 360-2116 snicholasart@gmail.com www.snicholasart.com Susan Nicholas Gephart is an award-winning landscape artist and instructor in Central Pennsylvania whose work can be found in many permanent collections across the country. She finds that working on location outdoors in pastel, oil, or watercolor allows for spontaneity and directness. All her life, she…

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Brienne M. Brown

801-755-4933 bbtravelingcolors@gmail.com www.briennembrown.com From a young age, Brienne loved art but pursued a career in science. After graduating with a Master’s degree in Chemistry, she soon found that art was more than a hobby, it was a necessity — she quit her science job and began painting more consistently.  Soon…

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