ARTISTS

We are a thriving community of visual artists, performing artists, writers and craftspeople.

If you are a local artist, fill our your information
on our ARTIST REGISTRY to be included on this page!

LISSA ABRAMS

VISUAL ART - LISSA ABRAMS ART

DEBORAH ARMSTRONG

CRAFTS - FROGEYE'S ATTIC

Master crocheter of  almost 40 years. All of designs are her own patterns.

Marion Station, MD 21838

deborahgenecastleberry@gmail.com

SAVANNAH ARMSTRONG

PERFORMING ARTS

Theatre, musical theatre, singing

5217 Cornstack Road

Marion Station, MD 21838

(667) 221-0907

savarmstrong97@gmail.com

JOSHUA BARRETT

PERFORMING ARTS

Solo Acoustic Artist performing folk rock reggae and experimental island grooves!

3742 Main St
Chincoteague Island, VA 23336

(757) 894-0596

skyydazer@hotmail.com

DEBORAH BIGGS

VISUAL ART

Oil paintings

107B Waters Edge

Crisfield, MD 21817

443-614-7412

debbiggs@gmail.com

MARGARET BRADACH

VISUAL ART - MEB ART

Margaret works in oil, acrylic, and watercolor/ink. Her commissioned work focuses on pet portraiture from the clients photo.  She also creates polymer jewelry including natural elements.  Includes found objects, semi precious stones, Swarovski Crystals, and sea glass.

(757) 665-4507

magpienow@aol.com

MEREDITH BREWINGTON

VISUAL ART

Meredith Brewington is a student artist and the illustrator for the book checkers. Madison her twin sister is a award winning fine artist. Both currently take commission and specialize in portraits.

(443) 944-6351

meredithbrewington@gmail.com

MEGAN BRITTINGHAM

CRISFIELD - PERFORMING ARTS

Guitar & singing all types of music from country, to pop, to classic rock.

(410) 430-6637

meganbrittingham013@gmail.com

KALEB BROWN

PERFORMING ARTS

Local reggae artist who performs extensively in the Delmarva region as a solo artist or with The Rootz Movement Band.

(410) 251-2637

kalebbrownmusic@gmail.com

EVELYN BRUMWELL

CRISFIELD - CRAFTS - YB NORMAL WEAR

4 Cove Street
Crisfield MD 21817

(716) 450-7459

artsyev@rockemail.com

LISA BURGERLENTZ

VISUAL ART

Plein Air Painting

MINDIE BURGOYNE

AUTHOR - HEARTWHEEL MEDIA

Storyteller, Travel Writer and author of six published books on Eastern Shore history and lore.

5775 Charles Cannon Road
Marion Station, MD 21838

mindie@travelhag.com

KAREN CARMINE

VISUAL ART - DEAL ISLAND IMAGES

LISA CHRISTIE

CRAFT - CHESAPEAKE SHOPPE

Handcrafted jewelry reflecting Eastern Shore life: blue waves, ocean sands, and sea shells. Also jewelry for  animal lovers.

6559 Hopkins Neck Road
Easton, MD 21601

chesapeakeshoppe@gmail.com

TERI CHRISTENSEN

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART

Colored pencil paintings of wildlife and local scenes.

tchriste2@charter.net

TERESA CLIFFORD

VISUAL ART - WHAT A GEM SHELL DESIGNS

Shell art on glass featuring mermaids and starfish, jewelry. Media: crushed shells, crushed glass, sea glass, and gifts from the sea. Items can be found for sale at the Smith Island Quilt Shop.

Artist address:

19131 Carey Lane
Georgetown, DE 19947

(302) 500-8137

hecliff1@verizon.net

DEBORAH COLE

VISUAL ART - DEBORAH COLE FINE ARTS

PATRICK COSTELLO

CRISFIELD - MUSICIAN & AUTHOR - PIK-WARE PUBLISHING

Patrick is the author of The How and the Tao of Old Time Banjo as well as many other books. 
The Costello family hosts The Maryland Folk Musicians Retreat every year. 

(410) 968-3873

ask.patrick@gmail.com

CAROL COWIE

VISUAL ART - CAROL COWIE ART

CRISFIELD STUDENTS

CRISFIELD - CRAFTS - CRISFIELD ACADEMY AND HIGH SCHOOL

Crafts

210 Somerset Ave.
Crisfield, MD 21817

(410) 968-0150

somerset.k12.md.us

ANN CROSTIC

VISUAL ART

Maryland Plein Air artist.

ROBIN DANIELS

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ARTS - FUNKY FISH CREATIONS

I am a local mural artist and art teacher born and raised in Crisfield.  I teach art at the local elementary school and I specialize in murals and funky fish signs.

(443) 736-6815

funkyfishcreations@outlook.com

BECKY DAUGHTERY

CRAFTS - VISUAL ARTS - PERFORMING ARTS - WRITER

BARBARA DEL DUCO

VISUAL ART - PAPER COTTAGE PRINTIES

Acrylic and watercolor paintings, mixed media and cardboard miniatures, dollhouses and art items made with cardstock and cardboard.

4008 Dize Rd.
Ewell, MD 21824

410-425-6075

bdelduco@gmail.com

MICHEL DEMANCHE

VISUAL ART - MSD STUDIO

I am a mixed media artist who best known for my analogue black and white photography and fine art printing of black and white photographs. Retired from UMES I maintain a studio with analogue photo facilities. My work is represented by Causey Contemporary, New York.

11929 Jeffrey Lane
Princess Anne, MD 21853

(443) 523-4850

msdemanche@hotmail.com

KATHERINE DONOWAY

CRAFTS - SMITH ISLAND QUILTING

Quilts, art quilts, memory quilts, T-Shirt quilts, memory pillows and other items made from fabric. Crab shell painting, string art and other handcrafted items.

3395 Marsh Road

Ewell, MD 21824

(410) 425-2603

smithislandquilting@gmail.com

DONNA DREW

VISUAL ART - COPPER CREATIONS

Copper sculptures and garden art. Most of our work is representative of the Bay Area..

P.O. Box 150
Melfa, VA 23410

(757) 709-9106

copperart@verizon.net

JESSE DREWER

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART - JESSE DREWER PHOTOGRAPHY

ADAM DUTCH DURHAM

CRISFIELD - VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS - MODULATION STUDIOS

Music production, videography, photography, podcast production, audio/video conversion and restoration, custom edits, and live music services.

adam@modulationstudios.com

KATHRYN ELLIS

VISUAL ART - KATHRYN ELLIS ART

Painting - modern impressionist style; plein air, studio, and cold wax.

(650) 387-6888

kathy@kathrynellisart.com

PATRICIA ELLISON

VISUAL ART - PATRICIA ELLISON ART & DESIGN

Paintings in oil, watercolor and anything  that marks. Also hand-painted clothing and accessories.

ellisonpatrici@gmail.com

JEFFREY ENGLE

VISUAL ART - BEECH KEEN

All kinds of paintings of beach art including furniture.

409 Moss Hill Lane Apt H
Salisbury, MD 21804

(410) 603-6185

jeffreyartist30@gmail.com

MATT FENTON

VISUAL ART

Plein air painter

(410) 236-9412

matt.fenton4@gmail.com

PAM FRIEND-GWINN

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART

Sailors Valentine fine shell work full size and miniature.
Primitive painted landscapes full size and miniatures.

(410) 968-1997

gwinn_pamela@yahoo.com

KATIE GIORDANO

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART - SHORESOURCED ART

Crafts, folk art

shoresourcedart@gmail.com

KEVIN GLAVACH

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART - SCORCHY'S OLD PLACE

Art sculptures, pencil drawings, wood carving, paper folding, tile art.

242 North Somerset Avenue

Crisfield, MD 21817
kglavach@gmail.com

KENNETH GOOD

PERFORMING ARTS - BLUECRAB CROSSING

Old and New Bluegrass, Classic Country, Gospel and Eastern Shore Originals

7051 Elmo Dryden Rd.
Westover, MD 21871

(410) 726-4534

bluecrabbluegrassband@aol.com

MARK GOOD

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART

Sketching, photography, metalwork

PAUL GORLEY

VISUAL ART

Pgorely Turf Management

Local water art of birds, things from Somerset County and the Chesapeake  Bay.

pgorely0506@yahoo.com

MICHELE GREEN

VISUAL ART

Local landscape painter and author

25662 Frenchtown Road
Frenchtown, MD  21871

(302) 465-5584

greenbanjo@hotmail.com

KATHY GREEN

VISUAL ART - NATURE'S GIFTS BY KATHY

Nature photography in addition to paintings and sketches.

31150 Dublin Road

Princess Anne, MD 21853

(443) 880-6693

Billscat1111@aol.com

EMILY GUEMPLE

PERFORMING ARTS

Emily Guemple is a singer/songwriter from parksley Virginia.  The genres she plays includes country, classic rock and blues.

DAVA GUERIN

WRITER

Dava has written seven books since 2011, three of them published by Skyhorse in New York City. Some focus on wounded warriors, their caregivers, and profiles of inspiring military members. Other books include memoirs of former congressmen, business leaders a former secretary of agriculture and a bird of prey expert. 

KIM HALL

VISUAL ART - KIM HALL STUDIO

Artist/plein air painter

 2013 Carlisle Ave.
Richmond, VA 23231

kimbroughhall@earthlink.net

EMILY HARMEYER

FINE ARTS - EMILY HARMEYER ART

Original hand drawn and painted art (and prints of originals) with sizes 2x3 inches to 18x24 inches, all of the originals are framed and some prints are as well. Prices are from 3 dollars to 150 dollars.

odacovalove@gmail.com

FAYE HOFFMAN

CRAFTS - ISLAND TREASURES GIFT SHOP

Wreaths, flags, pillows.

9111 Deal Island Road

Deal Island, MD 21821

(410) 784 2686

islandtreasures06@gmail.com

ROB HORSEY

VISUAL ART

Oil paintings.

4006 Union Church Rd.

Salisbury, MD 21804

(443) 880-7125

rdhrph@verizon.net

CHRISTINA HOLDEN

CRAFTS

Sea glass creations inspired by infinite love of nature.

christina19709@aol.com

DEBRA HOWARD

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART- THE ART CENTER OF CRISFIELD

Oil painting, acrylic painting, plein air landscapes, teaching, stained glass, drawing

artistdebrahoward@gmail.com

RICHARD HUSBAND

VISUAL ART - YONDER ART STUDIOS

Portraits of artists, actors, writers and musicians.

(410) 957-0530

rhusband58@gmail.com

LAURA JENKINS

VISUAL ART- LJ ART

Oil paintings

(410) 289-9100

TINA JOHNSON

VISUAL ART-

My art shows my love for my friends and my family.

My art shows the love of all things which represents me,

My art shows the love of my children which with never fade,

My art shows my love of my heritage

12094 College Place
Princess Anne, MD 21853

artbytlynn@gmail.com

SHAWNA KEARSLEY

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART - CRISFIELD ART SYNDICATE

Acrylic paintings, oil on canvas, sculptures, carvings.

419 West Main Street

Crisfield MD 21817

shawna@jamaicanhoneybee.com

BARBARA KERN-BUSH

VISUAL ART

KATHERINE KISS

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART - MISS KISS & CO.

107 W Main St

Crisfield MD 21817

(757) 709-2571

Miss.Kiss.N.Co@yahoo.com

SUE KING

CRISFIELD - CRAFTS

Painted crab shell ornaments, painted oyster shell ornaments, painted drift wood, painted oars, painted Adirondack chairs.

eyes21784@gmail.com

JANE KNIGHTON

VISUAL ART

PATRICK LIEB

VISUAL ART - HEART OF THE OCEAN WOOD DESIGNS

6425 Knoll Hill Drive
Berlin, MD 21811
(410) 726-9162

acorn113@gmail.com

BECKY LOWE

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART

Nautical paintings and western wildlife paintings in oils and watercolor,

rebeccalynnlowe3@gmail.com

KEVIN MARTIN

PERFORMING ARTS -ROCK CREEK STEEL DRUMS

Rockcreek Steel Drums offers steel drum workshops for up to 100 people at a time.  Programs are booked through Young Audiences of MD  www.yamd.org

KEVON (KINDLE) MCCREADY (FLAME)

CRISFIELD - PERFORMING ARTS - KINDLE FLAME STUDIO LLC

Christian Hip Hop, Hip Hop

flamestudio1@gmail.com

PATRICK MCHENRY

CRISFIELD - PERFORMING ARTS

Jazz music promotion various ensemble sizes ranging from trio to big band.

(302) 545-8761

pmchenry1975@gmail.com

BABS MCGRORY

WRITER - VOWEL MOUTH POETRY & T.R.E.A.D.

LIN MCNAMARA

VISUAL ART - LIN MCNAMARA FINE ART

Lin is a painter currently working in oils. She frequently works en plein air.  She often uses the Chesapeake Bay region as a subject matter. 

(301) 717-1324

lin@linmcnamara.com

RUSTY MERRITT

VISUAL ART -RUSTY MERRITT COMPUTER GUY LLC

Computer repair and tech support. Website and creative design for advertising.

(410) 575-3239

pocoweb@gmail.com

JACKIE MILLER

VISUAL ART

Watercolor artist, painting watercolors for 48 years.  Special orders are gladly taken.

4741 Williams Dr
Marrion Station, MD 21838

(410) 866-8863

ANITA MIKULA-SMITH

CRAFTS - CRAB PEARLS

Lava bead scentable jewelry 
(443) 735-7434

amikulasmith@yahoo.com

DEBORAH NISSLEY

WRITER - VISUAL ARTS - CRAFTS

Writer, fiber arts, acrylic painting

dnissleyfreedom@hotmail.com

BETTE ORR

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART - BETTE ORR WATERCOLORS

Crisfield, MD watercolorist and teacher with 20+ years experience.   Nature inspired, often using a loose interpretative style of watercolor that magically exploits color and realism.

bette@betteorr.com

BRIAN PATERNOSTER

VISUAL ART - SEARCHLIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY

NICOLE PEARSON

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART, CRAFTS & WRITING - CRASHBLOOM CREATIONS

Painter, web comic,knit and crochet items, handmade soaps. Writing and offering writing coach classes.

136 Somers Cove
Crisfield, MD 21817

(443) 397-5337

crashbloomcreations@icloud.com

BOB PETERSON

VISUAL ART

Bob's photographs are featured in the Annapolis Visitor’s Center on West Street, in numerous advertisements for Visit Annapolis, in the lobby of the Clantenoff Pavilion at the Anne Arundel Medical Center, on the cover of the 2015 Annapolis Visitor’s Guide, and on the cover of the December 2014 edition of Chesapeake Bay Magazine. He is a board member of the Maryland Federation of Art, and has exhibited in numerous juried shows at the Circle Gallery and other venues, an active member of the Digital Photography Club of Annapolis. 

MARTHA PILEGGI

VISUAL ART

Oils, watercolors, etchings, jewelry design

607 SE 2nd Street

Milford, DE 19963

302-422-0192

mvpfinearts@gmail.com

TONYA PRICE

JEWELRY - SOMETHING4ME

LESLIE PRUITT

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART - LESLIE G PRUITT PHOTOGRAPHY

Photography and modified digital photography.

59 Richardson Ave
Crisfield MD 21817

(443) 366-2065

thenavigators@msn.com

RAYSHELL PURNELL

WRITER

12040 Sherree Lane
Princess Anne, MD 21853

(443) 252-0796

RAYSHELLAUSTIN@YAHOO.COM

KATHLEEN QUINN

VISUAL ART

Paintings, primarily landscapes. Pastels.  Most works are Eastern Shore of Maryland.

(443) 385-0475

shadowkhq@earthlink.net

DOUG RAYFIELD

VISUAL ART

Watercolor, acrylic, oil, drawings & prints

P.O. Box 143
3399 Allen Rd.
City: Allen, MD 21810

(410) 4302414

JIM REHAK

VISUAL ART

Professional Caricature artist

www.jimrehak.com

KAREN RIGGIN

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART - WRITER

Visual art, writing.

9 Hall Hwy
Crisfield MD 21817

(443) 880-0053

mkriggin@gmail.com

KEITH ROBINSON JR

VISUAL ART

CATHY SHEA

CRISFIELD - VISUAL ART - SHE SHEA

Mixed media

BRITTNEY SILVER

VISUAL ART - WRITER - SILVER BOOKS

Poetry, Photography, etc.

P.O. Box 222
Belcamp MD  21017

Silver.Books@yahoo.com

JENNIFER SMITH

PERFORMING ARTS - NAKED BLUE / NELSON HOMESTEAD

Songwriting, performance & touring, music workshops, music & arts education programming.

jensmithartists@gmail.com

 

www.nakedblue.com

www.woodandstoneretreat.com

www.thewoodandstoneroom.com

www.musicbusinessmentoring.com

RICH SMOKER

R W SMOKER WILDFOWL CARVING

Bird Carving, including Decoys, Decorative and Wood Sculpture, finished natural or polychrome.

6182 Bob Horsey Road

Marion MD 21838

(410) 623-2414

rwsmoker@msn.com

EDDIE SOMERS

CRSFIELD - CRAFTS - EDDIE SOMERS MODEL BOATS

Scale scratch built models of chesapeake bay workboats

(410) 968-3086

esomers@verizon.net

RANDY SPEIDEL

PERFORMING ARTS - RIP TIDE BAND

PO Box 266
Atlantic, VA 23303

(267) 566-3050

ssmope@peoplepc.com

TINA BUNKY STERLING

VISUAL ART - BT STERLING

Pencil and mix medium oils and acrylic art.

34577 Worth Rd
Pocomoke MD 21851

(443) 614 3920

Tina51164@gmail.com

DAWN TARR

VISUAL ART - DAWN TARR ART

Artwork and creations of various kinds

daybreakartist@yahoo.com

DAVID TERRAR