Category: Artist Spotlight

Pattern Making

King Nobuyoshi Godwin’s bright, layered paintings
by Samantha Gratton

photographs by Lissa Gotwals

Artist’s Spotlight: Abstract Kimonos

DRAPED IN COLOR Lisa Hoang and Susan Woodson turn abstract paintings into kimonos by Jessie Ammons photographs by Juli Leonard Dramatic and elegant, Lisa Hoang’s latest kimono collection includes floor-length silks in a cool palette of blue, grey, purple, beige,…

Artist’s Spotlight: Dwane Powell

Dwane Powell Congenital Cartoonist by Liza Roberts photographs by Peter Hoffman In a career spanning more than 40 years, nationally syndicated editorial cartoonist Dwane Powell has published more than 15,000 cartoons, won countless prestigious awards, and had his body of…

Raleigh Now Spotlight: artist Preston Montague

Cover Artist Botanical Illustrator Preston Montague by Liza Roberts photograph by Madeline Gray Botanical illustrator Preston Montague was already considering which native North Carolina plants he might include in his drawing of the letter W for his Codex Carolinum alphabet…