Todd and Alisa Whysong
Todd and Alisa lost their daughter Katie to depression in march, 2021. Katie had a vision That people with mental health struggles should know that they are not alone and to not be afraid to ask for help. With your help, Todd and alisa want to honor Katie Whysong's memory by making her vision a reality.
Mackenzie is also an art teacher and super talented local artist. She designed the messages we screen print and, with chloe, has been a vital and ever present support throughout the entirety of the project.
Allison and Joyce
Etna Print Circus
Allison and Joyce provided the expertise and knowledge to create the final products, sell t-shirts (Allison's idea) and created beautiful renderings of Mackenzie's art.
Nanci is an amazing local artist, business owner and teacher, She knew and loved katie as an art student at DMS. It was Nanci to whom Katie reached out about starting this project when she was in 8th Grade. While covid-19 interrupted that endeavor, Nanci was the driving force who helped us put together this talented team.
Mark and Lynn
Mark and Lynn are our dear family friends.From the very beginning, they have been amazing supporters and helped us everywhere and anywhere The Positive Painting Project has gone.