Kristen Solecki is an artist and illustrator based in Durham, NC. Since earning her degree in illustration from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Solecki has worked with a variety of clients to create editorial illustrations, book cover art, large scale wall coverings, product illustration, marketing materials, paintings, and other projects.
Tara Reed is an illustrator and surface designer based in Raleigh, NC. She has designed several fabric collections with brands such as Joann, Cloud9, and Nerida Hansen. You can also find her artwork on puzzles, phone cases, t-shirts, and wallpaper. Tara is endlessly inspired by the beauty of nature and loves creating bold, mood boosting color palettes. Her hope is that her work can bring a tiny spark of joy to someones day. It has been her lifelong dream to be an artist and she thrives on supporting and sharing her knowledge with other artists in the community.