Blue, green and everything in between – an artist’s brush glides across the canvas to create a swirl of adventure. Another uses paper to re-create her happy place. Despite their different mediums, these Phoenix-based and Arizona-inspired artists are sharing the spotlight provided by Minted, a San Francisco-based company championing local artists throughout the U.S. by hosting design competitions and selling the winning designs – from stationery to home décor – online. We chatted with three artists with AZ connections about their Minted pieces, which you can order at minted.com.
— Sunaina Tandon
Arizona Country Roads
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