St. Petersburg resident Amy Allison is a ceramist, company owner and interior and furniture designer. Originally from Chicago, Amy fell in love with ceramics and interior design back in high school. She has spent every year since honing her skills and continually drawing from new inspiration.
Glass artist Mariel Bass holds a BFA from the Massachusetts College of Art, where she studied fine art and glass.
St. Petersburg native Danyell Bauer is a multi-media glass artist who specializes in hand-blown and hot sculpted glass. Danyell found her creative calling as a teenager, learning best by hands-on art projects.
Meet William Carlie St. Petersburg based artist William Carlie started his study of lapidary techniques with private lessons in the 1960s, followed by a classical apprenticeship to a European trained master goldsmith. William completed a degree in environmental science. In 2005, William decided to rededicate himself to the art form. After years of working with […]
Meet Chomick and Meder Husband and wife team, Peter Meder and Chris Chomick founded Chomick & Meder Figurative Art and Automata and have been making art together for over forty years. They met in 1978, while employed as clerks in an art supply store in the Chicago loop and discovered their mutual fascination with puppets, […]
Originally from Zurich, Switzerland, Alicia Diem’s artistry began as jeweler and custom-design goldsmith. In 2012, she discovered the spellbinding nature of clay – creating ceramic art, containing a quiet strength, holding the beholder’s attention, even if for a moment.
Miguel Fonseca is originally from Camagüey, Cuba and currently makes Tampa his home. He was enamored with ceramics at a young age and began making art from recycled wet clay pipes and tiles
Meet Marlene Glickman Clearwater based artist Marlene Glickman has been creating with fabrics for over forty years. When she was a young girl, her mother taught Marlene to sew, while it was her father who provided insight into the fabric industry. Marlene is recognized for her signature “Color Series: Day by Day-Pieces of Life” artwork […]
Jess is a full-time metalsmith artist in Palm Harbor FL. She uses many different processes including glass enameling, stone setting and etching to create her one-of-a-kind jewelry.
Meet Berit Hines Berit Hines is a ceramist currently residing in Largo and originally from Bremen, Germany. Berit’s passion for art and clay began at a young age. She is a graduate of the Royal Academy of Art and Design in Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands, with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Ceramics. In 1999, […]
Meet Laurie Landry Laurie Landry is a St. Petersburg based mosaic/ ceramic artist who creates wide-ranging functional and decorative works. Originally from Minnesota, Laurie decided to pursue a career in the world of advertising and enrolled in the Commercial Art program at Hennepin Technical College. She spent summers working at a sign shop, creating signs […]
Alan Johnson is a ceramic artist residing in St. Petersburg, Florida. He grew up in Tampa, and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts and his Master of Arts in Art Education from the University of South Florida (USF).
Meet Leeann Kroetsch Leeann Kroetsch is a Tampa Bay fiber artist whose work is recognized for richly layered texture and unique surface design. Leeann infuses a recipe of hot water, soap and agitation to transform fiber into sculptural shapes. Two artist grants from the Arts Council of Hillsborough County allowed Leeann to study with visiting […]
Safety Harbor artist John Mascoll was born and raised in Barbados. John’s father was a shipwright and carpenter who provided his initial experience in woodworking – teaching John the beauty and workability of the material and how to use finely tuned woodworking tools to develop his skills.
Meet Mark Noll Mark Noll resides and works as a multi-media artist in St. Petersburg. Mark is a self-taught artist who has been woodworking since he was a child. In 2007, Mark decided to pursue his artwork full-time. He draws, paints, and designs eco-friendly jewelry using upcycled woods and even the colorful wings of bugs. He […]
Gianna Pergamo is a mixed media artist who is originally from Brooklyn, New York and is now living in St. Petersburg, FL. Gianna earned a Bachelor of Fine Art in Illustration from the prestigious Rhode Island School of Design.
Stuart Peterman is a metalsmith artist with a degree in business. Originally from the Midwest, Stuart lives and has his art studio in Odessa. For over two decades, Stuart has been dedicated to the creation of stainless-steel sculptures and hand-crafted jewelry.
Nationally award-winning beading and bead embroidery artist Eleanor Pigman started off primarily as a watercolorist. A jewelry apprenticeship re-introduced the her to the world of beading that had been a childhood pastime.
St. Petersburg-based woodworking artist Nick Reale is originally from Commack, New York. Nick’s artwork is created from repurposed wood, either harvested from local, fallen, or removed trees, or from reclaimed wood that has a unique history.
Emily Stehle is a Clearwater-based mixed media artist. Originally from NY and New Jersey, Emily holds a B.A. in Journalism from Northeastern University.