Anita Lovitt graduated from University of the Arts with top honors and a degree in Illustration. Her award-winning work includes paintings, children’s books, greeting cards, surface designs, and graphic design as well as numerous public and private art commissions including the large Dancing Pineapples mural in downtown Delray Beach. www.anitalovitt.com
Carol Brody is a dynamic and inspiring teacher who has given classes, workshops, and demonstrations and has served as a show juror around the country since 1987. Her award-winning paintings have been published in numerous books and magazines, including Splash 11, Watercolor Artist, and Watercolor Magazine. Carol's work has been included in over 120 national juried shows, most recently in Shenzhen, China, and has earned her over 65 awards, including 6 First Place awards. www.carolzbrody.com
Clarence “Skip” Measelle has been featured in over 100 gallery and museum exhibitions, competitions, group shows, and solo shows throughout the US. He is best known for his work in photorealism and abstract illusionism. www.measelleart.com.
COLLECTIONS: Individual collector's names shall remain private.
Partial list of selected Corporate and Public Collections
MorseLife Foundation, West Palm Beach, FL
Alabama Power Company, Montgomery, AL
Bamboo Room/Green Orchid, Inc., Lake Worth, FL
Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL
Department of Natural Resources, State Department, Tallahassee, FL
Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
Florida State House of Representatives, Tallahassee, FL
Miami Branch, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Miami,FL
Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson, MS
Montgomery & Larson, West Palm Beach, FL
National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC
Newsweek, Inc., New York, NY
Palm Beach County Council of the Arts, West Palm Beach, FL
Palm Beach International Airport, West Palm Beach, FL
Sunfest, Inc., West Palm Beach, FL
The Tower Club, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Eric Bossik received his formal training at the School of Visual Arts where he earned a BFA. He further advanced his knowledge by studying with John Frederick Murray, a fine artist whose instructional lineage can be traced back to the Ecole des Beaux-Arts and old master artist Jacques Louis David. Eric paints commissioned portraits of adults, children, and pets, as still life, murals, and trompe l'oeil. www.bossik.com
Gisele Weisman holds a Ph.D. in psychology and is a tenured college professor who has combined her world travels and study experiences into an ever growing repertoire of expressive art works. Her works include 3-D fabric on canvas, sculptures, bronzes, and acrylic paintings. Gisele was selected as the Edgewood Artists in Residence two years running by the Blowing Rock Historical Society, and she has exhibited her artwork locally, nationally, and internationally. In the Palm Beaches, Gisele has been featured at the Society of the Four Arts, Contemporary Living Gallery, Lighthouse Art Center Museum and Gallery, and at The Armory Art Center.
Hugh O'Neill studied painting at the University of Ulster, Belfast City, Ireland. Collectors include Bank of America, a former USA world champion Olympic skating coach, and a former director of the Norton Museum of Art. His first one-man show on Worth Avenue, Palm Beach, FL was almost sold out in the first week of the show with collectors from NY to Paris. www.oneillgalleries.com
Jenny Day earned an MFA in painting and drawing from the University of Arizona, a BFA in painting from the University of Alaska Fairbanks, and a BA in environmental studies from the University of California, Santa Cruz. She is a painter who has divided her time between Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Tucson, Arizona. She paints a fragmented space, examining human demand and the effects of environmental degradation on an understanding of place. Day taught courses in painting and sculpture at the University of Arizona and courses in art and ecology with Sierra Institute through the University of California, Santa Cruz. Day's work has been exhibited throughout the United States including the Crocker Museum, CA, Woodbury Art Museum, UT, Center for Contemporary Arts Santa Fe, Ground Floor Gallery, TN, Tucson Museum of Art, Davis Dominguez Gallery, AZ, Zhou B. Art Center in Chicago, and the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Day has attended residencies at the Kimmel Harding Nelson Art Center, NE, Ucross Foundation, WY, Jentel Foundation, WY, and Playa Residency Program, OR.
Michael Las Casas is an accomplished local artist experienced in watercolors, oils, pastels (street painting), screen printing, graphic design, graphite, and color pencil. Michael is a member of the Color Pencil Society of America, Florida Plein Aire Artists Association, and a perennial favorite “Featured Artist” of the Street Paint Festival in downtown Lake Worth. He studied fine arts at the University of Wisconsin, Baraboo. He was the art director for Palm Beach Funwear screen printed apparel, and Flipcity Graphix, and is the art editor for a local government agency. http://www.michaellascasas.com/
Nancy Tart earned her BS in Studio Art from Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, and her Masters in Art Education from Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI. She paints outdoors at many locations around Palm Beach County. Nancy spends many days painting at Grassy Waters Preserve and DuBois Park. The past several summers she has enjoyed painting in Maine around the Freeport and Rockland areas. Nancy has shown her work in the Northeast and in Florida at The Society of the Four Arts, the Boca Raton Museum of Art, the Cornell Museum, and the Armory Art Center, where she is an adjunct instructor. Her paintings are in private collections around the United States. www.nancytart.com