Downtown Staff

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The Studio Fine Art Classes was Cindy's goal to bring back the basics of creating fine art.  Cindy graduated from UC Santa Barbara with a BA and as a credentialed teacher and later taught in private elementary schools studios for many years in Southern California.



Program Administrator

Lindsey has been working at The Studio since September of 2019.  She received her BFA in Art History at Arizona State University and works at The Studio supporting the instructors. 



Program Administrator / Website Designer

Jenny has worked at The Studio since October 2019 and recently graduated with a BAS in Game Design & Interactive Media. She specializes in character design, animal anatomy and has been animating for over 6 years. Jenny has been Art Director for several indie title projects and helped guide game teams towards many different art styles.



Program Director

Justin has been teaching art for over a decade, working at The Studio over seven years. He received his BFA as well ad educational training at Winthrop University. He works professionally as an artist selling and displaying art across the country.



Program Director

Frankie has been an instructor at the Studio since March 2017. With a degree in Painting and Printmaking from Virginia Commonwealth University, he also has experience in education since 2013. An award winning artist, Frankie specializes in still life and landscape painting in the Classical Realist tradition. He is a professional fine artist whose paintings are in collections throughout the United States.