Supporting local artists is an important part of any community. We combed through Instagram and found some extremely talented individuals that would add inspiration to your feed. Art comes in all shapes and sizes, so we picked out extremely different artists to give you a wide variety of Minnesota-made beauty.
Here's what we found:
1. Christina Johnson
Christina has a variety of paintings and drawings on her profile; ranging from flowers, to gorgeous landscapes, to house portraits. She also posts mesmerize painting videos.
2. Forever Fabrication
Forever Fabrication is a unique metal welding business that specializes in beautiful metal art and automotive fabrication. Every piece he creates is truly unique.
3. Tawnee Corning
Tawnee uses multiple mediums to paint beautiful pieces. She participates in live paintings within her community as well. Her Instagram is filled with color.
4. Colleen O'Connor
Colleen is an acrylic painter. She uses sharp and simplistic lines that create mesmerizing paintings. Shes from St. Paul, MN.
5. Crystal Hoang
Crystals style differs from the other local artists because she specializes in crystally geode art. She uses videos to show the depth of each piece.
6. Marilyn Morrison
Marilyn is a local polymer clay artist based out of the twin cities. She creates unique steam-punk themed figures from octopi, cats, dogs, robots, bird houses and much more.
7. Samuel Gable
Sam works with illustration and graphic design, creating anything he imagines. He posts many examples of his finished artwork, including labels and stickers.
8. Kristin Vogel
Kristin is a local artist that completes pieces with multiple mediums, often mixing multiple scenes together making extremely unique artwork.
9. Stennes Sisters Lures
S.S Baits Co creates custom lures that catch huge fish. They post pictures of their beautiful lures and successful stories on their Instagram.
10. Abby Emerson
Abby has an extreme talent for knitting and crocheting, perfect for the cold Minnesota winters. Her feed consists of her adorable winter attire and other projects she is working on.
11. Janet Sanda
We came across Janet who creates stunning, custom jewelry. She has multiple Minnesota themed pieces, but she also expanded to create other state-themed jewelry as well.
12. Jordanne Le Fae
Jordan is a new-to-Minnesota tattoo artist with a neo-traditional style. Each piece is completely custom and beautifully completed.
Lori is a machine embroidery designer who also sells fabric. Her feed is full of unique coin purses or boho baby quilts!
14. Amy Krause
Amy specializes in original watercolor calligraphy artwork. She frequently posts her typography artwork.
15. Martinetto Creations
Martinetto is new to Instagram but his style is timeless. He creates beautiful pieces made from wood, wire and Lake Superior agates. He is extremely good at wire wrapping jewelry.
If you have a local artist you absolutely love to follow, let us know in the comments! We love to fill our Instagram feed with creativity.