Featured Member : Holli Conger
Holli Graduated from O'More College of Design with a Bachelors in Graphic Design and Advertising. After College, She went on to work for a large publishing house for 5 years until she went full-time as a freelance illustrator.
Holli has always been a collector of " stuff ". Taking inspirations from unusual artist like Picasso, Warhol and Norman Rockwell, her illustrations transitioned to collage work in photoshop, while doing physical pieces for herself.
In her 14th year as a freelance illustrator, Holli has worked with companies such as Barnes and Noble, Scholastic Magazine, Hidden Valley Ranch, Better Homes and Gardens and even illustrated postage stamps for the country of Gibraltar. Holli has also licensed art for companies like Ikea, Bradford Exchange and Target
Holli works with all kinds of mediums. From colored pencils, to paint, to old newspapers, bottle caps and so forth. For specific pieces she searches for things from thrift stores, yard sales, and even an occasional antique store.
You can find Holli's work on her website, www.holliconger.com, North Trade Street Arts Center, selected member shows at Red Dog Gallery, various juried art shows across North Carolina and she is always open to commissions