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Feature Artist ~ Cindy Kovack

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Cindy is a mixed media artist living in Phoenix, AZ.  She’s had a passion to create from childhood. Coming from a large, economically challenged household, she lacked funds for her creative projects. She’d hike to the local dump and salvage reclaimed parts and pieces for her art.  She’s a self-taught artist who learned to paint with house paint and model airplane brushes. She has since fused her love of paint, collage and upcycling into a way of life. Shortly after her late husband’s death, she found she was able to channel her grief into her art. To this day she uses her creativity as a form of meditation. Cindy is a published artist who has taught painting, drawing and varied mixed media techniques throughout her career at seminars, educational facilities, galleries, local shops and retreats.

Mixed Media Artist: Oil, Acrylic, Watercolor, Gouache, Encaustic Wax, Collage, Upcycled Assemblage

Cindy will be back next with us next week sharing more of her creativity!!!


  1. Wow! Simply stunning pieces of artwork!

  2. Oh, my gosh, what amazing pieces!

  3. what wonderful work - I'm especially enamored with the assemblage pieces. Delightful and intriguing! Thanks for sharing.

  4. Such Beautiful art! Thanks so much for sharing your talent with us all!

  5. Such amazing art pieces. I really love the bird assemblage, and I have that wooden bird waiting for spiffy-ing up. You have inspired me to do something with it. I also love the other pieces, as well, and the diversity. TFS

  6. Awesome mixed media pieces! Looking forward to seeing more of your work, Cindy!

  7. Cindy is my favorite local instructor!!!

  8. Fantastic mixed media pieces! Thank you so much for sharing them with us!

  9. Thank you for sharing your art ♥ You are very creative!!


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