Pages Tagged With: "folk arts"
Theresa Angela Taylor Dover Emerging Folk Art: Visual Arts By: Gail Obenreder “One day, when I went downtown to SoHo and saw the excitement and the colorful people selling art on the street, I knew that I would be an artist.” For Theresa Angela Taylor, art was a family tradition. When she was three, Taylor’s […]
Knicoma Frederick Wilmington Established Folk Art: Visual Arts By: Gail Obenreder “In art, it is about the force within you that enables you to catch the viewer’s eye.” Knicoma Frederick creates art like his life depends on it – because it does. As a man navigating the disability spectrum, the artist sees his work as […]
Richard Raw Wilmington Established Folk Art: Music By: Gail Obenreder “Music can be used like fire – to cook food or burn a house down.” Richard Raw is fueled by the written word. This musician, activist, and producer uses his creativity and entrepreneurial drive to both satisfy his spiritual hunger and mix his artistry with […]