Wanda Chudzinski was born and raised in southern New Jersey, studying art at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania, where she graduated with a B.F.A. in Painting. Chudzinski went on to earn a M.Ed. from Marygrove College in Detroit, and currently teaches art while maintaining her own painting studio and blog.
Lesley Mitchell makes artists books, paintings, prints, and mixed media works on paper, and shows her work regularly throughout the region. She has taught printmaking and works on paper classes at the PA Academy of the Fine Arts and other area institutions, and currently teaches private classes.