Lindsey Fansler is a graduate of Northern Illinois University. She was an Art Education major with an emphasis in drawing and ceramics. After graduating, Lindsey has been teaching a variety of art classes and private lessons in drawing, clay, sculpture, mixed media, illustration, and painting at various art studios. Lindsey is also the art teacher at Lincoln Junior High School in Naperville. As an artist and educator, Lindsey strives to inspire others to see the beauty that connects life and art. She hopes that through her teaching she can introduce her students to new cultures, new ways of thinking, and as a result, a refreshed perspective on life and art as a whole.
Erin Smith attended Eastern Illinois University. She was a 3D art major with a concentration in Ceramics. In 2015, she graduated with a Bachelors of Fine Arts. She started off learning the basics like hand-building and wheel throwing clay. Then she worked her way up to constructing figurative pieces, and that’s when she discovered her passion for sculptural ceramics.
She started teaching ceramics classes at Studio 60 in 2016 and at Water Street Studios in 2017. She cannot wait to share her passion with her new students. Check out her page: http://egsmith14.blogspot.com/