Sal Casa is a well-known local artist who taught at CSU Chico and other local classes. He is an award winning member of the National Watercolor Society and his work is exhibited in Chico as well as around the country. We all know Sal!
Dick Kennedy is a retired graphic designer and illustrator. Dick received his art degree at Michigan State University before moving to Chico. He worked as a production artist at Quadco Printing and as art director at Advertising Associates before running his his own freelance graphics business.
Kou Lee is a Master Artist with many years of mural artist and children's book publishing experiences. He says, "I believe that, Art is not only a hobby but it will lead you toward the careers such as mural artist; book illustrator; postcard designer; interior designer; architectural designer; fashion designer; engineering designer; computer animation; game programmer etc.In addition to this art will help out in terms of concentration, motivation, focusing, stress reducing and self-discipline as well."
Jon Shult is an award winning artist and has exhibited locally and in the Bay Area. He runs a gallery showing his paintings and prints in Oroville, and has experience in cartooning and illustration. Degrees include a BA in Art from UCSC and a MA in Art from San Jose State University. He has taught art and cartooning for over 20 years.
Erin Wells is a well-known artist and member of the Chico Art Center. She took 1st place in the 3D category at our 6th Annual Contemporary Woman Show for her unique teapots.