Elle McKinney – Writer

Growing up, Elle loved to read stories and watch movies about super heroes who saved the day for a community and even for the whole world!  As an adult, she realized that she wanted to see superheroes who reflect our diverse communities and look like her, her friends...

Samantha Bradbeer – Archivist

“That belongs in a museum!”  Samantha’s first love was Indiana Jones and her second, more importantly, was history.  Learn how she turned her love for all things historical into a career!”

Meredith Cox- Lettering Artist and Illustrator

Meredith grew up painting, sewing and drawing from an early age.  Now Meredith is a lettering artist and illustrator who gets to create every day.  She encourages kids to create and learn throughout their lifetime and to find their passion through creative...

Allyson Lassiter – Designer

Have you ever wanted to learn how to speak a new language?  Art is a language too!  Come learn how to translate words into pictures that can tell a story, just like Hallmark artists do every day!  With Allyson’s help you can become fluent in visual storytelling...

Jeanne Rittmueller – Illustrator and Surface Designer

Jeanne has been drawing and painting imaginary worlds since she watched her first Godzilla movie as a kid.  She considers herself a creative explorer discovering fantastic finishes from rather ordinary starts.  Join Jeanne as she shares works of illustration, gifts...