How do you judge your own work?
File photo by Lynn Christoffers
Kara Taylor, Kara Taylor Fine Art, Main Street, Vineyard Haven:
"It's a conceptual feeling. It sounds ironic, but even though these paintings come from within me, I want them to take me outside myself. If I can carry out my idea formally — composition and color — and be transported somewhere else by the image, then it's a success."