Chelsea is a mother and portrait artist from Detroit, Michigan. She studied Studio Art and English at Marygrove College. She has taught Art and English to children and adults for over 10 years in museums, enrichment programs and schools throughout Chicago, Toledo and the Triangle. She received her Masters of Fine Arts degree in Studio Art from the University of Illinois. She works as a commissioned portrait artist, face painter and ESL teacher. Chelsea has a great passion for empowering students with the creative tools of self-expression. She is a passionate lover of Latin American painting and Graphic novels. Her favorite art medium is chalk pastels.