Member Artist Directory

Alliance Members - Artist Directory

Welcome to our Member Artist Directory! As an organization aimed at unifying the arts in Lee County and beyond, we are dedicated to connecting area artists to patrons and opportunities. We frequently receive inquiries for artists for specific projects, commissions, and special events. Please join our Member Artist Directory service and help us better connect you to area patrons with a window into your work and practice. All you need to do is join the Alliance family!

Follow the button below to join the Alliance or click here to become part of our directory if you are already a member.

Common Room Clay • PJ & Breanna Barber

[email protected] commonroomclay.com FB/IG: @commonroomclay

A creative space and community for everyone offering pottery classes, open studio, and private parties.   Their goal is to use the space and tools we have to have a positive impact on the community around us through providing a therapeutic outlet and equipping the more vulnerable populations with a skill. 

 

Jill Keenly Flamingo Pottery

@FlamingoPottery

Jill is a small batch potter who creates modern functional pottery with island flair.


Robert Allen • www.rmallen.art.com
Unique settings from Florida and beyond are worked out on canvas to create vibrant views.

 


Joyce Bailey • www.joycewaddellbailey.com

 


David Belling Watercolor Artist • www.davidbelling.com
Belling’s art career started in Wisconsin, first as a freelance designer, and later as creative director and advertising agency partner. He always painted in his free time, and his watercolors can be found in many corporate and private Midwest collections.

After moving to Florida, and continuing an award-winning career in advertising, Belling retired, and began painting full-time. A signature member of the Florida Watercolor Society, his originals and prints may be found in many private collections and galleries.

Jerilyn Brown • www.jerilynbrown.com

Her paintings celebrate coastal beauty and profound connections between nature, humanity, and spirit.


Carol Coates • www.carolcoates.com
I am a humanist. My intention is to find meaning that centers on our perceptions and choices.
Mixed media • Photography • Oil & Acrylic Painting

 


Maria Collier • An Artist Lives Here Studio
My art is inspired by music. It’s rhythmic elements of light, sound and color captured on canvas.

 


Lillian Coury  •  Lillian Coury Art
Inspired by life energy, I interpret my impressions with luminosity and essence.

 

Nancy Cunningham  • www.wildchildartgallery.com/nancy-cunningham.html
Acrylics • Drawing

Nancy’s artwork is inspired by the flora and fauna of SW FL, with larger than life images/vibrant colors.

 


Sherry Lynn Diaz • www.CustomArtBySherry.com
“My motto is “Have Brush – Will Travel” – See my website for a short Biography
Murals • Faux Finishes

 

Hong (Helen) Ding • DingART.COM
I am an international traveler and an art educator, but mostly I am recognized as a portrait painter.

 


Michelle DiRocco • www.mdiroccofineart.com
DiRocco Fine Art is a collection of Abstract Art and Fluid Art made with love by Michele DiRocco.

Martha Dodd • http://www.followyourartllc.com/

Martha finds inspiration in the many wildlife and scenic subjects found in Southwest Florida.

Lisa Freeman

Florals, landscape, still life, and portraits in oils and acrylics.


Barbara Gage Mulford • bgageart.com
http://m.facebook.com/barbaragagemulford

Janet George [email protected]

“Art is Life”

 

Ehren Fritz Gerhard • www.ehrenfritzgerhard.com
Working somewhere in-between scientific observation and romantic idealism, my goal is to create a living image that breathes and moves.

 

 


Kristin Herzog Kristin Herzog Art Acrylic Painting

Nalin Isme • Nalin Isme Art 

I’m inspired by life and love. My art celebrates boldness, differences, and beautiful imperfections.

Acrylic


Priscilla Jeffcoat • Hirdie Girdie Art Gallery
I am an experimental painter…always curious to see where my painting will take me.
Watercolor • Acrylic • Mixed Media

Dan Jensen • Dan Jensen’s Instagram

Studied art at the Art Institute of Chicago and the University of Mexico, BFA from the University of Denver

Helen Kinkin • helenkinkin.com

I am having fun exploring many different mediums and subject matter but focusing primarily on Watercolor.


Mary Klunk • maryhklunk.com
Work in traditional Old Masters style, specializing in Portraits, Still Life and local beach scenes.
Painting/Drawing • Pastels

Romas Kukalis • www.midsizemedia.com 

@romaskukalis

Romas is currently creating new art with mythological,

spiritual, and literary influences.

 

 

Zan Lombardo • www.ZanLombardo.com
Best known for channeling nature into watercolors up to 30 feet in length.

Painting/Drawing • Watercolor

 


Pam Lowe Art • PLoweStudio
My joy now is the fluidity of watercolor; also printmaking, collage and digital abstraction.
Mixed Media • Printmaking • Photographic Abstraction

 


Caroleah Mackechnie • CJ’sEyes • www.fineartamerica.com
I tend to paint feelings

Watercolor • Oil & Acrylic Painting

Bryant Ornes • www.bryantornesstudio.com

My work is the physical attempt at communicating my individual attitude toward life.

Tracy Owen- Cullimore • Artsytracy

Painting more than just a likeness by seeing with my heart.” I try to capture the spirit and soul.

 

Danielle Quina • www.mooxie.art

Eco-Spiritual channeled paintings, figure drawing, crochet, and upcycled crafts.

Stacy Roush •   staceyannroushart.com  @StacyRoush

It’s her passion–converting whimsical ideas into eye-catching, stylized tropical art!

 


Ellen Sayet • [email protected]
Classic paintings with an inventive and creative side; figurative realism with “an edge”.

 


Alicia Schmidt • Alicia Schmidt Gallery
“I interpret a subject by simplifying it to its essence.”

Charlotte Schlabach • Charlotteslabach.com 

Portraiture has a long history of generating connections with viewers, as if the portraits were real people. Charlotte’s work focuses on using portraiture as a way to break down barriers of social, economic, racial, and cultural divides by creating connections between these different classes.

 

Sheron Sherman

“Having renewed my passion for sketching and painting in retirement, watercolor is my primary medium.”

 

Pat St. Onge • pat-st-onge.pixels.com

Pat is inspired by life, celebrating with color.

Barbara Sykes

“My paintings are lyrical, colorful, evocative impressions of spiritual and elemental worlds.”

Dominick Tascher • www.TascherArt.com

“I am mostly an abstract intuitive painter working with acrylics, oils, cold wax, and mixed media.”


Judy Thompson • Acrylic Paintings by Judy Thompson
I have been a painter most of my life, and have a B.A. degree in painting and pottery.
Painting • Pottery

Lorraine Weiss • https://www.facebook.com/p/Lorraine-Weiss-Artist-100071898322937/

Lorraine wants you to see the world through her eyes when you look at her paintings.  Drawing/Painting/Pastels

 

Carla Wormington • Carla Wormington Art
I am an abstract artist, capturing the vibrant colors and textures of life into my paintings.
Painting • Mixed Media

 


Christina Wyatt •  www.cpwyatt.com
My paintings are my poetry, inspired by grace and the reverence inherent in the sanctuary of peace.
Painting • Prints

 


Amanda Zirzow • www.zirzowgallery.com
Paintings inspired by nature, adventures, and my imagination infused with color.

Judith Ridings • Judy’s Instagram

I have been a basketmaker for 26+ years, delving into most forms of basketry.


Roseline Young • Rose Line Weaving Studio
 I am a Fiber Artist weaving, quilting – wall art, wearables, commissions, large community weavings.


Stacey Brown • www.staceybrownarts.com

@staceybrownart on Facebook and instagram

 


Carolyn Gora  •  [email protected]
Embossed creations including handmade papers, watercolors, and stitchery

 


Pam Jones • Pamela Jones Art Studio
Unique assemblages made of found objects, inspired by ethnic and folkloric imagery and coulrophobia.

 


Rose Jung • www.butterflyroseart.com
Art is a reflection of life. Reuse, recycle and repurposed are important components of my art.
Photography • Sculpture

Pam Lowe  @plowestudio

Pam focuses primarily on painting and printmaking. Intense saturated color is common to all of her prints and paintings. The joy is found in the freedom of playtime and discovery and the always unexpected result.  She is fond of saying that using “in-your-face” colors and graphics is what drives her to get into the studio each day.

Ryota Matsumoto • https://www.ryotamatsumotostudio.com

https://www.facebook.com/ryota.matsumoto.718

Matsumoto is highly recognized as the godfather and iconic pioneer

of the postdigital art.


Debra Patterson • Take Heart Art
I am a Florida artist and I love the visuals that surround me in this most beautiful of places.
Mixed Media • Card Making

Tracy Pospeck • destinationartnaples.com

“If my work has made a person smile and more importantly think, then I have achieved something great!”


Michelle Rothacker • MichelleRothackerStudio.com
The purpose behind the artwork, cards and prints is to brighten your day… that’s it.
Cards • Prints

Janet Sams • JMSArt Studio

Janet works with broken repurposed glass to create coastal artwork filled with resin.

Mixed Media • Glass


Rita Schwab • Earth Elements
My new works are large, dynamic, free and swift. I have stepped beyond boundaries of representation.
Fresco Painting • Sculpture

Samantha Severson

I use recycled materials and found objects to create mixed media art.

Mixed Media • Found Object

Sheron Sherman

Drawing/Painting.  Having renewed her passion for sketching and painting in retirement, watercolor is her primary medium.

 

Nancy Terrell • Miss-Nancy’s Mixed Media Art
I enjoy composing collages – my MA is in Literature, so my collages are my way of composing a story.
Mixed Media • Collage

 


Beverly Yankwitt • Art By Bev Yankwitt
I am an abstract artist and art teacher working in the realm of non-objective art using mixed media.
Mixed Media • Encaustic

 


Roseline Young • Roseline Weaving Studio
I am an environmental activist believing Art CAN speak for social change and educational awareness.
Textiles • Silk Painting


Cynthia Barbanera-Wedel • Sleepy Seahorse Photography
Through the art of photography, I hope to capture the natural beauty of Florida and its wildlife.

 


Dennis Church • Dennis Church Photography
Documentary style: My goal is creating a lyrical “documents” of experienced actuality.

Cornelia DeDona Photography • https://cornelia-dedona.pixels.com

Cornelia’s photography focuses on nature.  She has lived in New York, Hawaii, and Florida.  


Sandra Ging •  [email protected] • Photography & Painting
I hold a Bachelor of Fine Arts. 
My passion is sharing art and ideas from around the world.

 


Ginger Stein • Ginger K Stein Photography
Using the power of light to evoke emotion, delight, tell a story – and share my view of the world.
Digital Art Photography

 

Ron Tim

Professional photographer wandering through the creative side of photography and art.

 

Gman production • “Art for your Heart”

He applies his abstract vision to wood that has been cut or carved and sanded such as cedar, pine, mahogany, reclaimed wood, and even pressure-treated wood for outside display. 

www.facebook.com/g.manproductionhollywoodflorida

 


Mike Danley • Re-Psycho’d
I create whimsical creatures from found objects. Find me at Tower Gallery. I do commissioned work.
Sculpture • Found Objects

Petra Kaiser • www.kaiserlee.com

Kiln Formed Glass is fascinating and the possibilities are endless.

Michael Krakow • The Art of Michael Krakow

I am currently working on my “Tower Series”.

Sculpture

 


John Merchant • Images in Stone and Glass
I have been making art in Florida for many years and competing successfully.
Sculpture • Computer Painting

 


Gilberto Sanchez • Gilsart
For a small moment in time I like take people into the colors, shapes and emotions of my artworks.


Lori Ersolmaz • Lori H Ersolmaz
Poetic Films— Combining contemporary poems with moving images and sound.
Film  •  Mixed Media

 

Jan Malecha  •  Intermezzo Choir
Music is art, music is healing, music is life across the age continuum.
Music in Therapy

 

Janet Kamrad  •  Spirit of the Gulf Chorus
Changing Lives through Music through Community Performances.


Lori Ersolmaz • Lori H Ersolmaz
Poetic Films— Combining contemporary poems with moving images and sound.
Film  •  Mixed Media

 

Jan Malecha  •  Intermezzo Choir
Music is art, music is healing, music is life across the age continuum.
Music in Therapy

 

Janet Kamrad  •  Spirit of the Gulf Chorus
Changing Lives through Music through Community Performances.

Joyce Dinkins • Joyce Dinkins 

 

 

Nancy Petralia • Nancy Petralia

Her  colorful, light weight polymer jewelry: necklaces & earrings, are available in the Alliance shop.