Diane is a local artist from Emmaus and has built a career on a love of watercolor painting and graphic design. She continues to this day, having exhibited her work in the Bethlehem City Hall Rotundra and the gallery at Saint John's. Diane provides free-lance design services to several clients including Lehigh University in addition to teaching there twice a week. She is the President of the Bethlehem Palette Club.
Richard is a local artists from Emmaus who specializes in watercolor and oil painting. Richard is a member of the Bethlehem Palette Club.
Marianne Knipe is an artist who is passionate about the medium of pastel and she shares that passion with an international audience. She is an elected member of the American Artist Professional League, the Pastel Society of America, the Pastel Society of New Jersey, etc.
She exhibits widely and is the recipient of numerous awards. She also teaches Pastel at Arts Quest, Bethlehem, PA, and gives workshops. Nature is the catalyst in her work-and the emotion that lies beneath the surface.
Knipe is the numerous international artist residencies in such places as France, Transylvania, and Haiti.
Her work is in collections in the United States, France, Switzerland, Germany, Slovenia, Croatia, Romania, the Caribbean, etc.
Artist, Pat Slavek is a native of Pennsylvania residing in Center Valley. She studied with many local and nationally know artists. Pat paints with watercolor and acrylic. She has won many awards in local shows and is a member of the local leagues and the Pa watercolor society. She has been the director of art workshops and previously owned her own gallery.
Artist, Melissa Strawser was born in Reading, Pennsylvania to a Pennsylvania German Family.
A Contemporary Artist, Melissa works in Printmaking and Sculpture. She loves working in Ink and Metal. Melissa reflects her memories and dreamscapes on her copper sculptures and her etching on copper. Apprentice to Bertoia Studio, where she collaborates with Val Bertoia making Sound Wave Gongs and Gong Prints.