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Goshen Arts Council Arts Directory
Olivia R Copsey
Olivia Copsey is the owner of 4/4 design. 4/4 Design specializes in creating music, pottery, photography and design, and creating *for people who make music, pottery, photography and design. A multidimensional freelance business 4/4 is ready to design your next poster, sing at your next event, or photograph what's special…
9th Circle Painting
Mostly self-taught artist working in acrylics, alcohol inks, and resin.
Adam G. Fleming, PCC
I am a novelist, nonfiction writer, and poet. I also provide coaching for artists helping them grow their business, with ten years' experience as a certified coach and credentials from the International Coach Federation.
Allen J Brenneman
My focus is metal sculpture, photography and poetry. In metal I work mainly with copper and steel. Photography ranges from macro to landscapes, especially Utah landscapes.
Amanda Wagner, Art Education
Local artist Amanda Wagner has a BFA in drawing and painting from IUSB. She works primarily in oil paints and has a passion for evoking emotion through her figure works.
Amy Worsham, Letterpress
Her passion to serve the artist community is rooted in personal experience and the desire to help other emerging creative professionals understand and overcome common challenges in starting and growing a creative business. Having served as the city's Arts Coordinator since 2017, she also juggles a creative life at Tympanum…
Heather Potsander is a local elementary art teacher and owner of Artspots, which offers children's art classes from her home. She also does group painting classes for all ages and upcycled sewing (t-shirt quilts, curtains from bib numbers, etc.)
Bending Tree Knits
Amber Stoneburner started Bending Tree Knits in 2012 creating handmade, knitted items, with cozy simplicity in mind, and selling from her home. Since then she has expanded to selling in local Goshen stores, and teaching knitting classes. Essential Oil bracelets, and Crystal necklaces were added in 2018.
Betsey Long & Vevolve Co.
Having experienced the depths of depravity in the entertainment industry, Betsey has shifted her focus to one of inspiration and empowerment. She donates a portion of the proceeds from every album sale to help fight against human trafficking. Her music past and current are not for personal glory, but for…
Bob Smoker Clay Art
I’m captivated by the nature of clay. On one hand very pliable and on the other very permanent when fired. I enjoy employing recurring details of texture and colors when creating a piece. A founding member of Goshen Clay Artists Guild...what a joy it has been!
Brian Matthew Whirledge
Brian Matthew Whirledge, Painter of Sacred Icons
Brian Matthew Whirledge paints Byzantine icons and wall paintings in the Christian Orthodox tradition. He also teaches visual arts at Wawasee High School and is the cantor and choir director at St. Mary's Orthodox Church, Goshen.
Bruce Bishop Ceramics
I've spent most of my life in Goshen, IN. with 10 years teaching ceramics at a community college in Washington state. I enjoy carving into my clay creations when leather-hard. I use a self-glazing slip called Gosu, which I carve through. I have work at 'Art on Main' a gallery…
Christa Jones, Music Education
Christa Jones is a proud Goshen resident and has been the General Music Teacher at Concord West Side Elementary School since 2013. She is passionate about providing a positive, engaging music classroom environment where students can grow personally and musically, and she is actively involved at Elkhart Civic Theater.
Confluence of Willows
Willow basketry runs deep in my ancestry and can be traced back to my great grandfather who wove baskets out of necessity in the Dakota Territories in the late 1800’s. I learned from my father as a child and have been weaving for over 40 years. I am capable of…
Denise Potter, Painter
I am a watermedia artist that loves to paint landscapes, florals, intuitive paintings of all sorts, and children’s and animal portraits. You can see samples of my work on Instagram @denisepotter4163. I am a member of the Goshen Painters Guild where I also teach some classes. I do take commissions.…
Dick Lehman Clay Art
I've been making pots since 1972. For almost 30 years I operated a production studio and retail gallery at Goshen's Old Bag Factory. Since 2010 I've been working out of my home studio. I am open by appointment only. I make mostly vessels, in a variety of firing methods. You…
Dillons wood turning
I am a self taught wood turner. I have been turning for 15 years. I turn one of a kind segmented bowls. I also turn rolling pins and kaleidoscope eggs. I like to use wood with lots of character to it. I finish my pieces with a food safe finish.
Director of the Arts - Goshen College
Marcia Yost is a lifelong Goshen Resident who has been dedicated to enriching the performing arts in Goshen. She is an award-winning choral director as well as a vocalist and church musician. Yost is a sought after choral clinician spending time with high school choral programs throughout the Midwest. She…
Emerald + May
I began Emerald + May a couple years ago here in Goshen. I create unique weavings with the aim to help people express themselves.
Faybrianne, a singer/songwriter from Goshen, Indiana, has been part of the music scene for years. Starting as a singer for The Tumbleweed Jumpers before beginning her solo career in 2017. “Yarrow,” her 2018 modern folk EP release, includes six original songs that capture her passion for telling stories about her…