Anna von Lattorff was born in Austria. The surrounding of the beautiful architecture and the vibrant art scene of Vienna triggered her intense interest and love for Art. She went on to study studio art and psychology at Hamilton College, Clinton, NY. After traveling South America and studying mural art in Brussels, she finished her master’s degree in Art Therapy at Pratt Institute in New York City. She currently lives in Delray Beach, Florida with her husband and four children. She is also substitute teacher for the visual art department at BAK Middle School of the Arts.
Anthony Burks, Sr. is an Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale graduate who works in a variety of media forms. He has won numerous awards and has exhibited his work at many local venues including the Palm Beach Country Cultural Council. Anthony has worked with regional organizations including The Urban League and the Center for Creative Education.
Bill Buchanan received his BFA from University of Montevallo and a Master’s in Art Education from Florida International University. He is a retired National Board Certified teacher and a 10 year Visual Arts teaching alumni of Bak Middle School of the Arts. Bill is a practicing studio artist, working in a variety of media including fired clay, photography, assemblage, and painting.
Craig McInnis is the President of Art Synergy, Art Director for The Event Group, Creative Director for Fright Nights at the South Florida Fairgrounds, and Theme Set Designer for the South Florida Fair. Craig is a freelance artist with a career balancing commercial and fine arts. His artistic background includes painting on numerous surfaces, illustrating, producing graphic design, creating storyboard art and props for motion pictures, apprenticing as a tattoo artist, and working behind the scenes at art shows.
David Valenzi graduated from Lynn University with an MFA in Visual Effects in 2017. He is a practicing digital and traditional artist, working with 2D and 3D animation, graphic design, and video editing, as well as traditional drawing and watercolors. He is an avid consumer of electronic media and brings this knowledge to both his art and his teaching. Dave has a passion for education and loves teaching students of all age and skill levels, from school children to adults.