Shala uses light and bright colors to show the dark side of life. Family and friends are morphed into aliens, wizards, and monsters. Stories can be seen within each painting!
Honeysuckle Rose Creations offers handmade jewelry created by re-purposing and “upcycling” game pieces into amazing necklaces, barrettes, earrings, and more. http://www.facebook.com/hsrcreations
From an early age, Kristen Swanson (aka Kris Kafka) has been fixated on the darkness that exists in nature and all of us. From her subject matter to her line work, her art expresses the darkness and anxiety that lies beneath the surface of all living things. facebook.com/kristenswansonart
Mambo Asogwe is an initiated Vodou Mambo and owner of KC Conjure. She is bringing handmade Vodou drapos, Vodou Pwen, devotional boxes and New Orleans Gris Gris and refillable Lwa Devotional Candles. Stop by for a spell! https://www.facebook.com/GoodLuckConjure
Taylor Fourt’s paintings investigate growth and rendering the imagined environment. She has teamed up with the Manheim Park and Garden Conservancy to collaborate with locals to revitalize one of Kansas City’s best kept secrets– the Manheim Park Community Gardens. She believes that through visual communication anything is possible, and hopes her paintings and illustrative designs can…
Get literary resources at the Lit Fantastic booth and listen to authors read while artists speed action paint. Watch a work of art created in minutes as readers share fantastic stories! Stop by for literary activities inspired by Grimm’s Fairy Tales, and come view The Sword of Writing Conventions, signed by notable authors such as…
International award winning caricature artist, BeeJay Hawn of Oodles of Doodles, is ready for you to be her next victim….err, guest. These fun exaggerated faces can show off your best features while also showing off your love for your fandom! https://www.facebook.com/OodlesofDoodlesbyBeeJay/ https://www.instagram.com/BeeJayHawn