Archive: Studio 618 Artist Profile

STUDIO 618 FEATURED ARTIST: TAYLOR ANNE SMITH

 Imagine diligently working on a piece of art, then accidentally spilling a bottle of wine which splatters and permanently stains the canvas.  That’s exactly what happened to Taylor Smith, whose reaction was one of delight – not despair – as she realized the wine added a beautiful, unique dimension to her painting.  Since that serendipitous event, Taylor has used a wine chemical theme in various paintings, many of which have been collected, displayed and featured by famous Napa Valley wineries. …

STUDIO 618 GALLERY FEATURED ARTIST: JENNIFER HOARD

New Warmth: 24″ x 48″, oil on canvas Studio 618, our new Indianapolis office, has displayed artwork from various artists on a rotating basis, since the grand opening in 2012. Our current featured artist is Jennifer Hoard.   Born and raised in Indianapolis, Jennifer received a BFA in painting and drawing from Indiana University in 2010.  Exhausted by the continual lessons, critiques and opinions she listened to while obtaining her degree, she considered making a drastic career change, and temporarily gave up …