David Carpenter

Tears by David Carpenter

David Carpenter is a Veteran of the United States Navy where he served as a Boatswains Mate about the U.S.S. Frederick LST 1184. At 44 years of age David was diagnosed with PTSD and Schizophrenia and is now a Disabled Veteran. At first art was a form of therapy, and I did not realize until years later that is what … Read More

Monty Little

Fever Dreams: Amy Poehler by Monty Little

Monty Little is a United States Marine Corps veteran. After five semesters of studying Architecture at Arizona State University, Monty Little enlisted in the Marine Corps as a Rifleman in 2004. Within his enlistment, Little was stationed with 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines where he deployed with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit to various countries in Southeast Asia in 2006, and … Read More

Richard Wobbe

Artwork by Richard Wobbe

Richard Wobbe is a United States Air Force veteran. Born in Washington, D.C. and grew up in the rough and tumble neighborhood of Anacostia. Enlisted the USAF honoring the tradition of my family, and also to avoid being drafted into the US Army. (Love amongst friends, No offense meant) Received a degree at Florida Southwestern while going to night school … Read More

Ryan Roa

Expanded Steel Relief Number 5 by Ryan Roa

Ryan Roa is a United States Army veteran/ Ryan Roa received his MFA from Hunter and his BFA from SUNY New Paltz. He has had solo exhibitions at Jersey City Museum, New Jersey Institute of Technology and Trinity Museum. His work has been exhibited in groups shows at The Bronx Museum of Art, Queens Museum of Art, Moscow Museum of … Read More

David Joyner

Three Musketeers by David Joyner

David Joyner is a United States Navy veteran. An inability to sit still and a love of animals began my journey through art. I was an awkward kid with awful handwriting. I was made fun of constantly for this. The worse my penmanship became however, the better my drawing ability. I began by reproducing other artist’s drawings. Then it dawned on … Read More

Sidney Tuggerson Jr

Gourds by Sidney Tuggerson Jr

Sidney Tuggerson Jr. is a United States Marine Corps veteran. In his decades-spanning work, California-based artist, Sidney Tuggerson Jr. has explored a wide range of art such as realism, figurative and abstract techniques through different materials and mediums. Self-taught, Mr. Tuggerson Jr. began drawing as a means of fulfillment and happiness, drawing for fellow servicemen while serving in the United … Read More

David Lee McGee

Repose by David Lee McGee

David Lee McGee is Pittsburgh, PA born and is a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps. Once a Marine, always a Marine. David is a disabled veteran having served in Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm. David is a multidisciplinary artist working in graphite, colored pencil, acrylic paint, oil paint, pastel and charcoal. He has many interests in his … Read More

Amylynn Burns

Centered Turbulence by Amylynn Burns USVAA

Amy Burns is a US Army veteran. She is an acrylic artist from Bethlehem, PA who uses vibrant color and dramatic contract to fuel her passion for the viewer to become still and submerge themselves within her art. Amy’s graphical and linear pieces evolved from an early interest in graphic design as well as her linear style of drawing. As a … Read More

Daniel Ney

Sculpture by Daniel Ney

Daniel Ney is a US Army veteran of the Iraq War. Daniel E. Ney is a Sculptor born and raised throughout the rolling plains of Kansas. Forming the foundation, his values have provided an essential life compass as he navigated two military deployments throughout his college career. He began his journey as an architect, then as a student in Drawing. … Read More

Fabian Ospina

Image Credit: Going Sailing, oil on canvas by Fabian Ospina (USMC)

Fabian Ospina is a United States Marine Corps veteran. Fabian is an emerging South Florida artist who focuses primarily on plein air and studio paintings of tropical scenery found throughout Florida. He captures everyday places and things that are associated with living on or near the coast. His paintings are about escapism. Fabian works primarily in oil and guache. After … Read More