Amanda Illian-Bankhead

Local artist blends fashion, fine art to create abstract mixed media

Whether it’s an artificial flower at Hobby Lobby or a picture in a fashion magazine, Amanda Illian-Bankhead creates mixed media art by building upon that which first inspired her.

Meet 7 of this year’s participating Greenville Open Studios artists

This year’s Greenville Open Studios runs Nov. 11-12 and will feature a mind-boggling 145 artists. Here are a few that caught our eyes.

From faded street signs to manhole covers, Sylvie Bucher examines the overlooked parts of city life

A Greenville resident since 2014, printmaker Sylvie Bucher thinks of the city as her “playground.”