Portrait of the Artists

Linda Melber

Linda Melber Pastel

I was fortunate enough to have been born and raised in Southern California, surrounded by the beauty of the Santa Monica Mountains and the spectacular Pacific Ocean and Seashore, which has inspired me to recreate this local beauty through my paintings. Traveling around our beautiful world, I have also tried to capture its beauty and […]

Mercedes Guzman

Morning Fog - Mercedes Guzman

I was fortunate to come to the United States from Cuba at a young age when my entire family fled the communist regime. I had always had the desire to express my artistic self in the form of painting. I actually began painting at a time in my life when I needed a way to […]

Mary Jane Sesto

Mary Jane Sesto Photo

Mary Jane Sesto is a self-taught local artist who specializes in nature photography. Through her work she hopes to bring the beauty and importance of nature to as many people as she can. Her work has been published in the book Focus on Africa, several newspapers across the country, numerous travel brochures and the CD-ROM […]

Robin Johns

Robin Johns Jewelry

Becoming a jewelry artist has been a natural progression for me. I learned early in life that I was a visual learner and obtained my BA from UC Berkeley in History of Art. My design aesthetic comes primarily from the stones and organic material that I collect. Color and composition infuse everything in my life […]

Jose Angel Hernandez

Lion - Jose Angel Hernandez

I am a self-taught Torrance, California-based contemporary artist, born in Puerto Rico and raised in the Northeast of the United States. It wasn’t until midlife, at the turn of the century, that I developed a passion for painting. I create unique and interactive art for the eclectic collector. I have shown my work in galleries […]