BEHIND THE BRUSHES

Behind the Brushes brings you closer to the inspiring work featured at Turner Fine Art, as well as the genius behind them. Meet these nationally recognized artists with in-depth, personal interviews; dive into their creative process; understand what inspires them the most; and discover what you can look forward to in the exhibition.

July 8, 2020

INTERVIEW WITH
SHERRIE MCGRAW

Sherrie McGraw discusses what makes a great painting--and a great student. Read on to hear about Sherrie's own perspective on what makes painting exciting, worthwhile, and fulfilling as a vocation.
July 8, 2020

INTERVIEW WITH
STEPHANIE BIRDSALL

"To make the world more beautiful." This is why Stephanie Birdsall paints. Learn more about her motivation and Stephanie's philosophical view of her own vocation as an artist.
July 3, 2020

INTERVIEW WITH
ADRIENNE STEIN

Adrienne Stein reflects on the joyful experience of receiving natural beauty in the gardens around her home.
July 3, 2020

INTERVIEW WITH
PAUL RHYMER

Sitting on a bucket out back behind his sculpting studio, Paul shares about his story as a painter and sculptor, and what he has enjoyed most about creating work for “While We Were Still…Flowers Bloomed.”
July 1, 2020

INTERVIEW WITH
KATHLEEN SPERANZA

Kathleen Speranza says that her first artist crush was Michelangelo; with the way he translates stone into flesh. She shares about life as a portrait painter—of flowers.
June 30, 2020

INTERVIEW WITH
SHANNA KUNZ

Shanna Kunz answers questions about her upbringing in national parks and diverse landscapes of western America, her artistic history, daily life, and the profound experience of painting flowers for “While We Were Still…Flowers Bloomed.”