Sterling Edwards – playful, colorful watercolors with a slant toward the abstract http://www.sterlingedwards.com/
Quang Ho – lively, expressive figures, landscape and still life paintings http://www.quangho.com
Craig Srebnik – Figurative, portraits, landscapes, street scenes, plein air and more…. Exception, inspiring work. http://www.csfineart.com
Bobbi Heath – Plein Air artist specializing in landscapes and seascapes. I love the simplicity of shapes and the lively color. She lives and paints in Maine. She currently (September 11, 2010) is in France painting with several other artists. http://www.bobbiheath.com
Gabriel Phipps – Abstract artist. Gabriel does not appear to have a web site of his own. By searching his name you can view a wonderful selection of his unique geometric abstract, sensual (in my opinion) work. Here is a quick link to view one of his pieces: http://johndavisgallery.blogspot.com/2008/10/gabriel-phipps.html
Qiang-Huang – A Daily Painter who, I feel, is exceptional. He is strongly influenced by Richard Schmid with whom he recently studied. http://qiang-huang.blogspot.com/
Henry Casseli – A note of Betty Stroppel’s that was taped to her white,, enamel worktable led me to the discovery of Henry Casseli’s powerful watercolors and portraits. http://www.henrycasselli.com/casselli/book.htm
Carol Marine – Exciting daily painting, fresh, bold and colorful – http://www.bluecloudstudios.com/
Mark Mehaffey – http://www.mehaffeygallery.com/ watercolors and water media paintings, strong abstracts as well as representational work.
Charles Reid – http://www.charlesreidart.com/ I love his figurative work, his portraits and his en plein air painting. His work has inspired me since the mid 80’s.
Elizabeth Tolley – http://www.elizabethtolley.com Stunning en plein air and studio landscapes.
Zhaoming Wu – http://www.zhaomingwu.com/ Remarkable figurative work. I also love his landscapes
Casey Baugh – http://caseybaughfineart.com/ Breathtaking contemporary portraits
Carla O’Connor – http://www.carlaoconnor.com/ Watercolor – Abstract Realism/Figurative. I absolutely love her work.
Richard Schmid – http://richardschmid.com/ Oil – Watercolor .. Incredible landscapes and figurative work. Realism with a splash
Jacques Villon – older brother of Marcel Duchamp. Moving the figure through space. My favorite cubist works are the paintings of Jacques and Marcel.
Jules Chéret (May 31, 1836 – September 23, 1932) French painter and lithographer, master of Belle Époque poster art.
Stirling Edwards – Watercolor http://www.sterlingedwards.com/portfolio/index.html