Meet Kathryn L. Novak

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider’s web. ~Pablo Picasso

Fine Art painter, Kathryn L Novak is a twenty-year Chicago resident. Her unique style has evolved by combining traditional painting techniques and artistic instinct with modern tools, e.g. artist’s tablet and digital brushes as a means to express her passion for bright, bold, colourful images and her need to create. ‘Fine art meets modern…

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Meet Karina Fay

Karina Fay’s artwork is both vibrant and free flowing – full of movement and light. Inspired by a love of nature and travel and an interest in photography– it’s her early study in both Interior Architecture and Floral Design that has helped influence her eclectic style.

However it’s her passion for music and poetry that ultimately drives the artwork. Her point of difference and greatest joy is to include alongside new artwork a book of poetry and also the music to which the piece was painted to for inspiration – all of which…

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Meet Michelle Hold

Michelle Hold was born in Munich and grew up in Innsbruck, Austria where she began studying architecture. Then she amplified her growth in the artistic field and fabric design in various courses in Paris, New York, Hong Kong, Munich and London.

After pursuing successfully an international modelling career, a restaurant business in Hong Kong and working as a fabric designer in Milan, Michelle is finally following her lifetime passion for art. She has shown in Italy and internationally, won prestigious awards, been selected by an…

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Meet Deirdre Spain

Deirdre Spain is both Irish and Canadian having been born in Canada and lived in Ireland for most of her life. She studied Graphic Design in the Dublin Institute of Technology, where she graduated with a BA Honours Degree. She then went on to complete an MA in Illustration at Nottingham Trent University.

She is currently based in Oxford, where she works full time as a graphic designer, and is also a freelance illustrator.

Hi Deirdre can you tell us more about Deesign Illustrations?

Deesign Illustrations is the name I chose for my…

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Meet Mauricio Ezequiel Paz Viola

Self-taught artist Mauricio Ezequiel Paz Viola was born in 1985 in Carmelo, Colonia, Uruguay. Embarked on his artistic journey early in life.

Dabbling in plastic art since 7, he has participated in various art competitions in his native Uruguay and abroad. At 14, Paz Viola began to participate in group shows and individual shows nationally and internationally in galleries and museums in Uruguay, Argentina, Chile, United States, Italy, among others.

His work have been featured in doctoral studies programs in art in universities in…

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