If you think you’re bad, then you’re bad. If you think you’re good, then you’re good. For the artist, it’s just a matter of making the work.

—Andy Farkas

Art as a Way Home

Andy Farkas is a woodcut printmaker. His work can be found online, in galleries nationwide, and in permanent collections including The Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History and Savanah College of Art and Design. Andy lives in Asheville, NC with his wife, three girls, two cats, and one dog.



“Everybody needs to make their thing because being creative is part of who we are as people. We are creative beings. We have the capacity to create.


When we create it makes us more of who we are. It’s a part of our nature. It’s a part of who we are. Just like wolves howl at the moon we create, that’s what people do. If you don’t take the time to create then you’re missing a part of your existence.”  -Andy Farkas

The practical stuff...

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