A native of mid Michigan, Connie enjoys living in East Texas with her husband and two children. A graduate of Michigan State University's advertising department, she founded her own advertising agency which thrived in its local market for many years. But a more creative, less structured artistic outlet called. First as an agent for other artists and photographers, Connie transitioned into the world of art licensing. She eventually began developing her own distinctive art collections, and made them available for licensing. She has successfully designed hundreds of products, and is daily thinking about what she could do next.