When Elkhart native Patrick Wilkins went to college, he saw art as a hobby — but eventually, it came to define him. Just in time for his ArtWalk debut, community blogger Steve Gruber shares the story of Wilkins’ artistic journey.
Lea Goldman, a South Bend artist, works to weave tales into her paintings that calm, entertain and share wisdom. Community blogger Steve Gruber recently chatted with her about her artwork, which will be on display during the next Elkhart ArtWalk.
Thirteen years after her first IUSB drawing class, Ellen Ridenour graduated with her art degree at the age of 70. She’s now a well-respected area artist who expresses herself though a variety of media, community blogger Steve Gruber says.