Category Archives: Featured Artists

Bryan Cooper is a commercial designer and illustrator who creates characters out of clay, photographs and Photoshops them, then prints and frames for his art shows. This set is from his limited-edition cabinet card series in 2009. Oklahoma State University graduate Bryan Cooper is a designer by day, illustrator by night. Once the sun goes…

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Willie Baronet is a highly honored creative force who has now turned his talents to helping the homeless. He has been sketching and doodling his way into the hearts of his followers for decades. This set is from his Blogspot posts. After working for a set of ad agencies and design firms, Willie started GroupBaronet…

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Joel Nakamura is an award-winning commercial and fine artist who considers his work to be visual mythology. Joel’s art can be found in galleries, private collections, some of America’s top magazines and, of course, at Comic-Con. Known for his unique style, Joel’s paintings are a blend of folk art and sophisticated iconography rendered in a…

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Darshan Phillips is a graphic designer and painter who creates with his design partner Aaron Whisner as the collaborative Live4This. This set is an amalgam of paint and computer design from their 2009 show, Progress as Promised. Darshan Phillips was born in 1981 and raised in Silver City, New Mexico, USA. He spent his mischievous…

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Scott Raffe was a commercial and fine art photographer who shot Circus Flora and Zoppe Italian Family Circus for 15 years. Scott died of pancreatic cancer in 2011. We are proud to honor his work with this series, shot with his iPhone and edited minimally in Photoshop. Scott grew up in a north suburb of…

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