Melissa Washburn is a Valparaiso artist, illustrator, and designer. She has a love of all things hand-made, and is an avid knitter, birdwatcher, and amateur chef. She was a 2012-2013 recipient of an Individual Artist Program grant from the Indiana Arts Commission.
Hannah is an artist who has been involved in arts education and arts and cultural non-profit organizations for the past seventeen years. She has recently relocated back to her hometown of Valpo after some years away on the East and West coasts. She brings her extensive background in community engagement and creative economic development to CSA Valpo, and is eager to join the exceptional creative community here.