MEET THE ARTISTS!
Mitch Bolander - Mitch works in oil, pastel, and silverpoint creating portraits and figurative works. Mitch is a graduate of KCAI and is a resident artist at First Art Gallery Olathe.
John English - John English was inspired by his early experiences in Connecticut where he was raised in the company of New York’s most talented illustrators. He has received numerous awards from organizations including New York Society of Illustrators, Los Angeles Society of Illustrators, Communication Arts, Graphis and Print Magazine. John is co-founder of the Illustration Academy. WEBSITE
Billy Peters - Billy Peters, is an artist from Kansas City, KS. Drawing is his favorite way of producing art and he enjoys drawing portraits and figure studies from life. Billy also creates large murals and promotional chalk art with the help of his lovely assistant; wife Crystal Peters. Billy currently lives in KCK with his wife, daughter, and a Boston Terrier. INSTAGRAM | FACEBOOK
Jessi Macko - Jessi Macko has a deep love for people, culture and travel. Through the use of watercolors, gouache, and ink, she portrays her passion for life and nature. She is a full time electrical foreman and is proud to be a female leader in the construction industry. Jessi was born in Kansas City and still lives there with her husband Matt. FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM | WEBSITE
Nina Kulikov - Nina Kulikov is an Overland Park artist. Nina is a full-time student, musician, and painter. She is currently studying under the instruction of Lacy Lewis from Red Door Studios. INSTAGRAM
Polly Alice - Polly Allice is a Kansas City artist and art catalyst. Her art is a series of stories, experiences and artful experiments that are stitched
together to create bold and beautiful bodies of work. Her work centers on themes of healing, time, and women’s identity. Polly graduated with my BA in Studio Art from Messiah College and an MFA in Writing from Hamline University. Her first book of poems, Kinlight, was published in 2017 followed by Tea with Alice in 2018. WEBSITE | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | INSTAGRAM