The latest issue of Best Magazine has hit the newsstands. The current issue features six talented and fascinating local cincinnati artists including painter Jimmy Baker , www.jimmybaker.com, Loren Long, illustrator of President Barack Obama's Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughter's www.lorenlong.com, painter Gail Morrison www.artgaia.com, sculptor and plaster artist Ted Gantz of www.sycamorestreetstudio.com, sculpter Matt Kotlarczyk of www.refinedsugarstudio.com, and painter Carl Samson www.carlsamson.com. The talented painter of all things delicious Pat Olding is also mentioned in this magazine. I am the proud owner of several of her paintings. You can find her at www.thependletonartcenter.com.
It was a thrill for me to photograph these artists. They inspired me to be my best. The magazine is designed by the talented Steve Sullivan who makes me look better than I really am!