Our Instructors

Cont. Professional Studies Faculty

  • Erin Dahl

    Erin Dahl is an adjunct professor with the Kansas City Art Institute and Metropolitan Community College. Dahl has previous experience...Read More
  • Casey Holden

    Casey Holden is a Midwestern photographer based in Kansas City, Missouri. She left rural Oklahoma to attend the Kansas City Art...Read More
  • Donna Houtteman

    Donna Houtteman is the leading voice behind the Art Sofa Series for Continuing and Professional Studies at the Kansas City Art Institute...Read More
  • Sharon Hunter-Putsch

    Sharon Hunter-Putsch’s career has spanned both the instruction and administration sides of arts education. She earned an M.A. degree in...Read More
  • Margaret Kinkeade

    Margaret Kinkeade completed her B.F.A. in Printmaking at the University of Oklahoma and then went on to earn her M.F.A. in Ceramics from...Read More
  • Christopher Lowrance

    Christopher Lowrance received a B.F.A. degree in drawing from Missouri State University and an M.F.A. degree in painting from Indiana...Read More
  • Andrew Ordonez

    Andrew Ordonez is an interdisciplinary artist, instructor and admissions counselor at the Kansas City Art Institute. As a college...Read More
  • Debra Payne

    For 26 years Debra Payne taught drawing and painting courses at Liberty High School, including AP and dual-credit courses through the...Read More
  • Kelsey Pike

    Kelsey Pike is a papermaker, printmaker and art teacher living and working in Kansas City, Missouri. She earned a B.F.A. from the Kansas...Read More
  • Bryan Ratliff

    Bryan Ratliff holds a B.F.A. degree from the Kansas City Art Institute. He has worked as an interactive art director and motion graphics...Read More
  • Trent Roach

    Trent Roach received his B.F.A. in graphic design from the Kansas City Art Institute. He currently works for a digital design firm...Read More
  • Liz Smith

    Liz Smith received a B.F.A. in Painting from the Kansas City Art Institute and a M.F.A. in Painting /2D design from the University of...Read More
  • Bill Thomas

    Bill Thomas has 35 years of experience in photography. He is co-owner of Crick Camera Shop and is a fine art and landscape photographer...Read More

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