The Bloom Crew

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Emily Franz

Owner, creative director, and lead educator at Bloom. Emily has successfully conducted over 300 paint nights in the last 4 years.  

She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Columbia College and is an accomplished painter and collage artist.  Her favorite thing to do besides making art is reading and spending time with her family, friends and her lovable golden retriever Wrigley.

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Traci Schmidt

Lifelong art enthusiast.  "I think I came out of the womb with a pencil in my hand!"   Self taught and an amazing ability to draw realistic.

2010 - present
2010 - present