MADE Magazine Issue 8 - Page 8

MADEART C ARL HEISS, DALLAS, TX “Inspiration is for amateurs; the rest of us just show up and get to work.” Carl F. Hess, a native of Memphis, TN, received a Bachelors of Fine Arts from the University of Tennessee of Knoxville and his Masters in Art Education from Carson Newman University. This international portrait artist’s numerous commissioned portraits have expanded his career to paint various subjects such as the President of the United States, Mayors, Federal Judges, Ambassadors, Governors, Bishops and Pastors. Carl feels that every great leader, whether religious, influential, or political, should have an official portrait painted of them in honor of their legacy. This artist paints phenomenal portraits that are capable of portraying these leaders in an attractive light. BIO CHESSARTWORLD 8