So what is a New Waver?
We are happy to call these artists friends, honored that they use our products and excited to say they are New Wavers! These are some of the most talented artists painting today, and they have been featured in Let's Talk Art!, our e-newsletter that interviews professional artists from around the world. The featured artist will change every couple months, so please check back in.
Sept./Oct 2016 Let's Talk Art! 20th Edition
Felicia Forte is a representational oil painter based in Detroit, Michigan. Felicia is a sought after instructor of drawing and painting who has taught at various institutions including The de Young Museum of Fine Art, The Walt Disney Family Museum. In December, 2013 she was awarded a month-long residency at The de Young Museum of Fine Art in San Francisco. In 2014 she participated as faculty at the Plein Air Convention and Expo in Monterey, California. In 2015 and 2016 Felica's Self Portrait exhibited at the National Portrait Gallery in London for The BP Portrait Award. Felicia maintains a studio in Detroit where she works on commissioned portraiture, gallery work, and offers instruction in drawing and painting to private students both in person and online. She was born in Los Angeles, California in 1979.
Felicia Forte is represented by Abend Gallery, Principle Gallery, and Sebastian Foster.
Past Featured New Wavers