Lissa is a graduate of Tufts University. In April 2011, Lissa retired from the Maryland Mental Hygiene Administration where she served as Deputy Director. Since her career change, Lissa devotes herself to painting. Lissa has taken art courses at the Maryland Institute, College of Art, Zoll Art Studio, and currently studies with Paul Moscatt, and Bethanne Kinsella Cople. Her work is exhibited in local galleries.
Kim received a BA in studio art from George Mason University and continued her studies at The Corcoran School of Art. Over the years she has taken many workshops from her favorite artists and mentors including; Larry Moore, Roger Dale Brown, Dawn Whitelaw, and Dee Beard Dean, as well as always studying from the Master both past and present.
Richard Husband, the artist behind Yonder Studio Arts, began drawing in mid-2014 after retiring from the U.S.G.S. in Golden, Colorado. He draws portraits of musicians, actors, artists, and other well-known people. He also began painting several years ago. He does original compositions as well as studies of painters such as Rockwell, Sargent, Homer, and others.
Jane does photography.
Doug focuses on watercolor, acrylic, oil drawings & prints.
Cathy does mixed medias.
Brian has been an artist since he was a child. His mother encouraged him to be a professional artist, and his aunt taught him all about oil painting. He had a thriving candle-making business in his young teenage years, but his passions became aikido, judo, and karate. He has spent his life in the Baltimore area and Boulder Colorado. Brian and his wife Karen owned and operated “Boulder Fine Arts” and several other small companies in Colorado before moving back east.
With his career as a martial arts teacher, Brian has traveled extensively. When it was time to retire, he yearned for water instead of mountains and moved to a quiet fishing village off the Chesapeake Bay. Crisfield, “The Crab Capital of the World” is now his home.
Cheryl is a Delaware artist who has had the opportunity to experience living in a variety of geographic regions of the United States and South Pacific, creating a passion for travel and for interpreting the world in paint. Although she works occasionally in other mediums, Cheryl's primary focus is watercolor and acrylic, with watercolor in the lead. Cheryl's paintings reflect her love of regional land-and waterscapes, local places and events, although she does not limit her subject matter to Eastern Shore themes. She paints both in studio and en plein air, producing award-winning paintings that are held in private and public collections throughout the United States.
Mark specializes in sketching, photography and metalwork.
Kathryn has a Master’s in Education, Adult Education- Post Secondary Track, from Salisbury University. She holds a BA in Art History from James Madison University.
She is the Artistic Director of Lower Shore Performing Arts Company providing live performing arts events, arts alive education programs for adults and children in public speaking, art forms, writing and techniques for actors.
Kathryn was in 8th grade when she first started to study art in NJ. Oils, pastels, charcoal, acrylic, photography and mixed media. Whatever the objects or the inspiration is best reflected in.
Dora Hetherington Todd is an award winning artist who grew up in the city of Philadelphia. She is a member of the Mid-Atlantic Plein Air Painters. She paints in oil and her work is done en plein air, meaning out in the open air. Her paintings are impressionistic and reflect a passion for life immersed in nature. Dora's paintings are represented in both private and corporate collections across the United States.
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.
Caroline is a web designer, she specializes in watercolors alcohol inks, acrylic, photography, and computer graphics