Abby Bennett is a current high school senior who resides in Charlotte, North Carolina. Alongside creating art, she has a passion for baking, backpacking, reading, and studying Korean culture and music. You are most likely to find her wrapped in fuzzy blankets with a chocolate chip cookie in one hand and a historical paperback in the other.
Todd Taylor Norman paints and writes. He has a BFA from the University of Michigan, with a concentration in printmaking. Detroit Connections (a course pairing art students with Detroit elementary students) lead him into teaching and on to a Master’s degree in Education. Todd has published four student collections of writing and loves sharing the creative process with young people. He is currently a Montessori teacher at Waukazoo Elementary in Holland, Michigan.
Philip Cherry is a mixed media artist located in Charlotte NC. Philip moved here from Durham NC where he displayed his work in galleries such as the Durham arts council and the carrack gallery of modern art. Since moving to Charlotte August of 2016 he has displayed his work in galleries such as the hartz witzen and sand gallery.
Jim Zola is a poet and photographer living in North Carolina