ARTIST AT WORK

Dale and Cindy White

MIXED MEDIA

This lovely and talented couple moved from Fort Wayne, attracted by the arts scene in Decatur.  Dale is a Mixed Media Artist and previous participant of the Decatur Sculpture Tour.  Cindy is an aspiring children's book author, and in collaboration with Dale's illustrations, they are working on publishing their first book.


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VOCALIST & MUSICIAN

Though born in Indiana, Jana moved every couple years in her childhood due to her father's constant work relocation. Adaptations. Renewal. While uncomfortable at first -a common reaction to change- she eventually found solace in the movement. Jana is a talented vocalist and musician with original works inspired by her experiences and travels. 

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SKETCH ARTIST & ASPIRING MUSICIAN

Chad is an up-and-coming sketch artist and musician. He's kept a sketch pad and guitar for as long as he can remember.   Fueled by curiosity and a desire to grow, Chad is looking forward to embracing this creative ecosystem he now calls home.

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BODY ARTIST

Hanalies (Hana) is an extremely talented body artist, utilizing henna to transfer designs to the skin.  Henna is growing in popularity and an alternative to a more permanent and traditional tattoo. 

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HANDMADE JEWELRY

Karen has been creating jewelry for as long as she can remember.  Primarily, for friends and family as gifts. Timing also aligned for Karen when the apartments became available.  With kids out of the home, she sees the lofts as an opportunity to do something with other creatives and explore her passion. 

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UPCYCLING & PARTY PLANNING

Jessah has long been enticed by all things creative.  Her decision to move to the apartments is a step towards surrounding herself with other creatives and pursue her passions.  These include party planning and upcycling furniture.

Noah smiles on from the foot of his chic apartment at the 2nd Street Lofts.

INTERIOR DESIGN

One step into Noah's apartment and you get it; his desire to become an interior designer. Noah moved to the lofts enamored with the creative concept and as a declaration to continue actively pursuing his goal when he can free himself of the day job.  He also likes to sketch for personal fulfillment. 

Ashlyn Miller overlooking one of her finished wood cubbies with decorated mason jars.

UPCYCLING

Steer clear from a person with a goal and watch them soar.   Adams Central graduate Ashlyn Miller appears to be that type of person. Ashlyn is a hustler and a goal-oriented creative who paid for her first trip abroad with the sales of her up-cycled items!  Read on for full profile on Ashlyn by clicking the "Get to Know Ashlyn" button.