The following artists have generously donated their artwork to Loveart& in support of our mission and programming. 100% of the sale of these items goes toward our youth-based programs. By donating their work, artists can align themselves with a specific cause and see the immediate affect of their donation through our programs.
Allisa B Custom Jewelry is original gemstone beaded jewelry designed and handcrafted by Alissa Bennet. Alissa’s jewelry is unique, with many one-of-a- kind pieces that appeal to women of all ages, careers, and lifestyles. She uses a variety of gemstones, crystals, glass beads, and metals including Sterling Silver. This line combines classic with fun, edge with elegance, and is forever evolving.
Amelie is a snowboarder, surfer and artist. She grew up in Canada and now lives and works in San Diego, California.
Bob is a designer living and working in new york city.
Shannon is an artist, designer and the co-founder of Loveart&. Her work includes a collection of handmade tshirts, textile and surface design. She teaches in the art department at Cal State Los Angeles.
Sara is a chef, jewelry maker & surfer. She has studied glass blowing in Washington state, northern & southern California. Sara has lived all over the world and currently resides outside of Lake Tahoe in northern California.
Kieran’s study is focused on technical skill, while exploring new stylistic approaches and conceptual content. She has an interest in liminal space, and utilizes structures and edifices as metaphor.
Ernie was the first participant in (and namesake) of “Project Ernie” which works with young artists from under-served communities to foster their creative talents. We share our insight and professional skills with young people in the areas of critique, display, and marketing of their work. The goal of this program is to provide young people with the tools to further their success in life and the continued pursuit of their creativity.
Alisa uses techniques and visual vocabulary of a quizzical botanist. She lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.
Leslie has a degree in costume design and worked for an independent handbag company in Philadelphia before moving to the west coast. Leslie’s earrings and wallets are hand-made from cotton print and recycled fabrics.
Ben is an artist and freelance designer living in Brooklyn, New York.
Sasha is an artist and designer living and working in Costa Mesa, California.
Jenn is a photographer and the co-founder of Loveart&. Her photographs are inspired by her love of the sea and the natural beauty of this world.
Stay In The Light collaborates with feather artists and artisans from around the world, bringing headbands straight from their workshops, homes and hands.
Socorro creates one-of-a-kind, handmade bags designed in Praia Grande, Brazil. Her handbags are made using recycled denim, fabrics, beads, leather and other found and recycled materials.
Jeff is the creator of PACK designs. He designs and makes bags and other items by hand and from scratch in california. PACK makes things to last using quality materials, craft and a simple aesthetic
Emilio studied animation at the Art Institute of California, and is now working towards an MFA degree in painting at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, California.
Pete is the founder of Artistic Freedom Designs where he manufactures kitchen and bath cabinetry, bedroom and office furniture, bookcases and media cabinets. He provides the highest quality products made from sustainable materials and his furnishings are created emphasizing function and aesthetics.
Sara is an actor, writer & photographer living and working in Manhattan. She has traveled the world and recently wrote a play currently in production in New York City.
We would also like to thank the following artists for their time and creative contributions to Loveart&: