2019: MICHELLE McDOWELL SMITH

Michelle McDowell Smith, a native of Jacksonville, FL, has always had a passion to create art. In 1997, she graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) with a major in illustration and a minor in art history. Her studies instilled in her the importance of …
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2018: MICHAEL BRENNAN

Michael Brennan, born and raised in Tampa, Florida, began creating his own works of art at an early age. His passion for modern art led him to explore the use of collage underlying various painted subjects including animals, Native American Indians, aviation, architectural illustration…
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2017: DUSTIN GOOLSBY

Dustin Goolsby was raised in Polk County, Florida. As a pacifying hobby for his parents’ sanity, art became a major interest of Dustin’s. Crayons to comics he was led to practicing figurative drawing and this aided his acceptance to Harrison School for the Arts in Lakeland, Florida.
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