Featured Artists

Art 4 Shelter Artist: Lisa Romanowski

Posted on April 29th, 2019

As a professional graphic designer, Lisa Romanowski creates abstract digital paintings with pixels instead of paint. “I begin with a base photograph and layer on fields of color and visual texture that interplay with the classic design elements of shape, form, space, and scale. The original sense of place and location is obscured and transformed in the process, 

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Art 4 Shelter Artist: John Grancorvitz 

Posted on April 23rd, 2019

John Grancorvitz paints primarily in watercolor and sometimes in scratchboard art. His artistic talent emerged when he was young, and his artistic medium changed over the years. “From a very early age, maybe five or six, I started drawing birds from a bird handbook and I haven’t stop drawing since.

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Art 4 Shelter Artist: Bonnie Folkerts 

Posted on April 23rd, 2019

Bonnie’s artwork in acyrlic and watercolor is inspired by nature — plant life, landscapes, and many animals.  Bonnie’s appreciation of nature and art began in her early childhood as she worked beside her mother, an avid gardener, in their flower beds. “Time spent in nature, whether on the North Shore of Lake Superior or on my travels,

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