amy bethAmy Beth Geerling Payne was born and raised in Jackson, Michigan, U.S.A. She left at age 18 to “Go West!” but only made it as far as two states away in Chicago, Illinois. She focused on both painting & drawing and art & technology at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She then studied in Baltimore, Maryland and received her Masters of Arts degree in Digital art at the Maryland Institute, College of Art. She has exhibited in group and solo shows in Chicago, Baltimore, Indiana and Michigan. She spends her days painting and scheming in Metro Detroit Michigan with two cats, two dogs and a supportive husband.

She is available for, and welcomes commissions.
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