Michael Kim - President / Corporate Art Services
Michael has over 15 years in custom framing industry and handles all aspects of operations and marketing for the company. Michael graduated from University of Dallas with honors and became interested in art and archtecture from his study abroad in Italy. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, three boys and newly adopted puppy.
Contact information: Mike@afwkc.com
Sean Smith - COO / Corporate Services
Artistry and photography are two interests that define Sean from an early age and have remained constant focal points throughout the course of his life. Sean’s passion for the arts led him to the University of Dallas - a private school whose curriculum is designed around classical liberal arts education. The University’s core curriculum consists of coursework in Art and Architecture, Philosophy, Literature, Theology, Politics and Western Civilization. During his time immersed in the liberal art’s studies, Sean had the opportunity to deepen his passion and knowledge of art by spending a semester studying Art and Architecture in Rome, Italy. Throughout the semester abroad, Sean traveled extensively in Europe. During his travels, Sean had the opportunity to study the historical buildings and paintings from Classical to Modern art. His first-hand experiences laid the foundation for a breadth of knowledge of different art and mediums and further nurtured his life-long passion for artistic studies. During his years at the University of Dallas, Sean also pursued his love of photography and worked for the school yearbook as the Photography Editor. Sean received a B.A. in History with a concentration in Art.
Contact information: Sean@afwkc.com or 816-584-8009
Brianna Mishler Manager - Designer
Brianna graduated from Kansas State University with a Bachelor of Fine Art. Her concentration areas were art therapy and painting. While attending KSU, she was selected and attended a study abroad program in Arbroath, Scotland. She continues to paint and loves working with medium format film photography. Currently, she has been making unique housewares from reclaimed and recycled furniture that she refinishes with mosaics and fabrics. Brianna has been with the company for over 8 years and has seen and worked on just about every type of framing project. Her favorite type of pieces to work on are family heirlooms and specialty shadowboxes. Contact information: 816-584-8009
Jon Hall Manager - Designer
Contact information: 816-941-2307 - Jon@afwkc.com
Juliet Renault Designer
Juliet Renault studied fiber and textiles at the University of Kansas and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Art from the Kansas City Art Institute. Juliet enjoys both craft and fine art and applying her artistic skills to volunteer work.
Marjorie O’Bryan Manager - Designer
Marjorie has an art background working in different mediums such as chalk, pastels, colored pencil and photography. Her passion for crafting translates really well in the custom framing world. She enjoys building shadowboxes for fun things like children's toys. Her most recent framing project is of wooden collapsible figures with access from the outside so that they are interactive. With ten years of framing experience, she has seen just about everything but always enjoy a challenge!
Contact information: 913-385-9199 - email@example.com
Alex Wilson Designer
Alex got his Bachelors of Fine Art in painting from the Kansas City Art Institute in 2007 and has been a custom frame designer since 2008.
Contact information: 816-584-8009
Zach Brotherton Designer
Alicia Bigelow Designer
Alicia graduated from the University of Kansas in 2010 with a bachelor of fine arts. When she is not working at Art & Frame Warehouse, you can find her working on her personal projects. Making art helps her to appreciate a customer's piece and gives her the knowledge to pick out a complimentary framing design.
Sarah Unger Designer
Pedro Morales Manager - Warehouse