M.A., Illinois State University, B.F.A. Art, B.A. English, Illinois Wesleyan University
Spen is a digital painter. He teaches a May Term digital painting class at Illinois Wesleyan.
Spen graduated from Illinois State University with a Master’s degree in painting and has subsequently become fascinated with the use of computers and Photoshop software, developing his own method for creating digital paintings.
Spen studied with Harold Gregor and Ken Holder. His paintings have been exhibited, and collected, locally, nationally, and internationally. He has also worked as a writer, primarily as theater, art, and food critic.
Spen’s academic interests include literature, photography, and computers.For more information, visit his personal website: www.spenmedia.com