Shawn D Augustson

Art by Shawn Augustson

Shawn D Augustson is a US Army veteran. Shawn D. Augustson is a multidisciplinary artist working in the areas of painting, photography, sculpture and pottery. Having had no professional art training gives him the encouragement and freedom to simply create from his heart. Shawn’s exploration into the arts came after serving in combat with the US Army in Iraq from … Read More

Phyllis T Miller

The Price of Freedom by Phyllis Miller

Phyllis T Miller is a US Navy veteran. Phyllis T. Miller is the Founder and Director of The Veterans Art Venue. She has over 30 years of fine art and art consulting experience. Since early childhood, to academic scholarship to Art Center College, to Illustration Draft-person in the US Navy, to private corporate sector as an art investment consultant. At present, … Read More

Patrick Madison

Stained glass artwork by Patrick Madison

Patrick Madison is a combat disabled veteran of the Vietnam War. While an urban planning student in college I became interested in the stained glass work of Frank Lloyd Wright. His light screens, as he called them, illuminated his interiors with natural light touched by dashes of color, and animated by interesting visual geometries. Similarly, in my own work I … Read More

Michael King

Artwork by Michael King

Michael King is a US Army veteran. Michael King retired from the US Army in 2015 after 21 years of active federal service at the rank of Sergeant Major. As an enlisted member of the Military Police Corps, he deployed to Iraq twice as both a Platoon Sergeant and a First Sergeant. Michael is a graduate of the University of … Read More

Lyle Dillie

Installation by Lyle Dillie

Lyle Dillie is a US Army veteran. Lyle is proud husband and father of three boys and is currently an adjunct Media Arts Professor at Estrella Mountain Community College and Media Arts Headmaster at the Creative Drill Sergeants Expressive Art Academy. He graduated Summa Cum Laude with an Interdisciplinary Art Degree at Arizona State University. He is teaching high level … Read More

Kenneth Brian Moore

Art by Kenneth Brian Moore

Kenneth Brian Moore is a US Navy veteran. I am Kenneth Brian Moore. I am an illustrator and Graphic Designer. My art tells a story that strikes an emotional chord within my viewer. So that any message that is needed to be conveyed can be, with clarity. I do this by focusing on the impact of my subject matter, the … Read More

John Fronza

Fixing the jib by John Fronza

John Fronza is a United States Navy veteran. Here are a few paintings that I have executed in the course of leaving the corporate world behind and focusing on my love for nautical subject matter and oceans of the world. I fell in love with the sea during my service in the United States Navy. During my commercial endeavors I … Read More

Jessie Schwartz

Abraham Lincoln by Jessie Schwartz

Born in Robinsdale, Minnesota, Jessie recently retired from the Army.  Jessie is a multiple award-winning producer/director/writer (winning both a Telly at the national level and 2 Addy’s, locally. Jessie has exhibited his art in such places as Phoenix AZ., Omaha NE., Springfield MO, Eureka Springs AR., and as far away as Kuwait.  Jessie was selected by the city of Springfield … Read More

Dennis Hicks

Rash of Fall Colors by Dennis Hicks

Dennis Hicks is a Member Of Excellence in the Southeastern Pastel Society, Atlanta, Georgia, painting contemporary impressionist land and seascapes. Works done in pastel, oil, and drawings in pencil, pen and ink. Subjects painted on location or photographed during his travels across America and Europe. He especially likes painting Florida’s gulf coast with it’s rusty, weathered buildings and sunlit coastline. … Read More

Eric Garcia

Art by Eric Garcia

Known for mixing history and culture with contemporary themes, Eric J. Garcia always tries to create art that is much more than just aesthetics.  Garcia earned his MFA degree from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and has won numerous awards such as the Jacob Javitz Fellowship.  He has exhibited nationally to include such institutions like the San … Read More