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Combustus: "Where other conversations about art leave off, ours just begins."


Just over eight years ago I launched Combustus on-line arts and literary magazine. My dream: to create a unique vehicle for artists and visionaries from all genres and all over the globe to inspire and learn from one another.

Deanna Phoenix Selene

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The Natural Tension Between Creativity and Constraints

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Jason Bard Yarmosky’s Hyper-Realistic Oil Paintings Challenge Notions of Aging Gracefully

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Ian Gamache: Outsider Artist

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Bruno Walpoth, Sculptor, Ortisei, Italy

Steven Kenny

Through Beseeching Eyes and Beautiful Bodies

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Magaly Ohika, Painter and Toy Designer


Advice from Poet Peg Boyers: Seek Out Discomfort and the Unfamiliar

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The Fiercely Gentle Artwork of Olivia Pendergast

Jeanie Tomanek

The Restorative Magic of Jeanie Tomanek’s Multi-Layered Dreams

"Combustus feels like an expression of my soul, it hearkens to a greater need within me.."
~ April


"From the captivating interviews to the stunning art forms, I find myself feeling very invigorated every time I visit the site. Thanks so much for the quality of work you share on here."

Thank you very much Deanna! The quality of your Magazine is amazing and I'm delighted to collaborate with you. I love your work. Best regards!!
~Miguel Angel

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