Coloring Cambridge

Get up close and personal with a few of the local artists.

One Fish, Two Fish

Dave Harp

One Fish, Two Fish

Metal sculptor Paul Lockhart lives and works on a farm outside Cambridge. This coffee table depicts a school of rockfish (striped bass), with some crabs and oysters underneath. Paul says he had always drawn and painted as a kid, but his artistic impulses turned toward metal after he learned how to weld while he was an engineer in the U.S. merchant marine.

Visit home.dmv.com/~lockhart/ to see more of Paul's work.


 

Picture Perfect

Dave Harp

Picture Perfect

Kyra Kristof Pincheira says that when she and her husband moved to town, "The thing we were most impressed by and charmed by in Cambridge was the quality of the art here." She has added to that quality with her own paintings.

To see more of Kyra's work, visit 447studiosandgallery.com or wednesdaymorningartists.com.

Soft Strokes

Dave Harp

Soft Strokes

Shelly Roche exhibits her delicate, exquisite sumi-e paintings at 447 Studios & Gallery. Sumi-e (pronounced sue-me-ae) is a minimalist Asian technique of brush painting using ink.

To see more of Shelly's art, visit potamuscreations.com.

Inspired Image

Dave Harp

Inspired Image

Painter Polly Cox, who lives near Oxford, Maryland, says, "The reason I love Cambridge is that I can get here by boat." Polly often paints portraits and landscapes because, she says, they "allow me to see and become involved with a person or place I might otherwise have missed."

Sparse Scenery

Dave Harp

Sparse Scenery

Willy Schlossbach enjoys working and interacting with his fellow artists at 447 Studios & Gallery. "We're having fun here," he says. He paints with oil and acrylic, usually depicting spare landscapes and street scenes. "I'm a fan of Edward Hopper and what I would describe as his "unadorned aloneness,'" Willy says.

To see more of Willy's paintings, visit 447studiosandgallery.com.

Gourmet Art

Dave Harp

Gourmet Art

Carol-Ann Levy shares her favorites at A Few of My Favorite Things on Race Street. Her gourmet shop sells sauces, spices, wine, chocolate, and other delectables, plus tools and toys for cooks.

Outstanding Creations

Dave Harp

Outstanding Creations

Local artist Michael Rosato, shown here in his studio, paints trompe l'oeil (literally, "fool the eye") murals for a variety of clients from museums to bars.

For more of Michael's work, visit www.michaelrosato.com.

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