Carolyn Rangel

Posted by on Jul 23, 2012 in Art Studio | 0 comments

Ms. Rangel is known for her vivid colors, bold lines and large figures. Her paintings abound with bright flowers, stylized animals and smiling women. Carolyn also enjoys dressing in those same vibrant colors, often choosing multitudes of bright beaded necklaces and bracelets to complement her outfits. Carolyn has been in a number of shows over the past years.  She uses art sticks on a variety of paper, acrylic paints on canvas or cloth, and...

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Frank Quaranta

Posted by on Jul 23, 2012 in Art Studio | 1 comment

Mr. Quaranta is Alpha’s newest artist.  Before he came to Alpha, he had never made a real drawing or painting.  He has quickly become one of Alpha’s most skilled artists.  It is clear from viewing his work that he has a terrific talent that only needed an outlet and guidance to blossom.  Frank is a naturally talented artist.  His line is quite sensitive and he is a quick study in learning techniques and methods.  We at Alpha are very...

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Michelle Oliner

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Michelle Oliner has a remarkable ability for drawing something quite ordinary, such as a circle, a square, or a very simple shape, and turning it into something extraordinary.  The shapes are always familiar, yet no two are alike. Michelle is one of Alpha’s newer artists, yet she has settled into Art Studio and is content.  She is a vivacious, helpful and outgoing person and her cheerful personality is evident in all of her art work;...

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Kim McDaniel

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Kim McDaniel is an artist with a unique style.  It is not only drawing a story or series of stories, it is writing a story.  This idea of hers renders her art “readable” on several levels.  Her way of making art is unlike any other artist at Alpha. The images and the text support each other, giving her work a beautiful and original balance and composition.  The energy in her work is palpable. Kim is a very mature and confident person. ...

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James Jasper

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James is an artist with autism. He does not speak or hear but chooses to communicate through actions and through his artwork. He seems to see the world as shapes and patterns and loves following the lines of any object from which he may be working. James is a talented individual and constantly amazes with his unique visions.  James enjoys working with a variety of mediums and creates both abstract and representational images.  James is a ...

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