Catherine Slaymaker

Contributions Reader Find

By Alex in New Illustration on Monday 21 February 2011

Catherine Slaymaker is an artist whose unique illustration style I’ve been really enjoying lately.

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Erin Althea

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By Ilana Kohn in New Art on Saturday 15 November 2008

I love the bold watercolors of California artist Erin Althea, with their esoteric imagery and experimentation. Yup, I’m just a sucker for the folksy stuff.

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Kristin Baker

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Monday 13 October 2008

Kristin Baker’s paintings strike the eye like massive Hollywood blockbusters, but have the elegance of delicate watercolors.

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Aurie Ramirez

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Friday 10 October 2008

Aurie Ramirez’s elegant watercolors have something outsider-y about them, with a slight nod of Henry Darger, but the fantasy world she depicts is less manic and angry — the whimsical and characters that inhabit her work seem more playful and less tormented by religious repression.

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