Holly grew up in Nebraska, where she received both a Bachelors and a Masters degree in Art Education. She moved to Kansas City in 1982, and was an art director at Hallmark Cards for twelve years. She has taught in numerous venues, including public, private elementary/high schools, as well as for the University of Nebraska-Kearney and the Kansas City Art Institute. Today, she focuses her time creating her own artwork, especially pointillist painting and pastels.
Recent awards include Best