Home of the Mighty LarkMike Lewis, (AKA The Mighty Lark,) has been painting, drawing and illustrating since the summer of 2003. He holds a BFA in Illustration from Syracuse University and an MFA in Studio Arts from Maine College of Art. His work has appeared in magazines, coloring books, zines, and journals as well as in logos, t-shirts, phone cases, and tote bags. His paintings and drawings have appeared in a number of group and solo gallery shows across the United States, as well as in Portugal and Ireland. Since the Spring of 2013, Mike has taught many continuing studies and youth classes as well as Illustration and Foundations in 2D design at local universities.
The Mighty Lark regularly shows at The Studio in Laconia, NH, Artstream Studios in Dover, NH, the Rock and Art Shop in Bangor and Bar Harbor, ME and Merchant & Co. here in Portland, ME. He also features some small items on his Etsy page. Lewis is available for illustration projects both large and small as well as commissions and gallery shows. Email for details on pricing and timeframes.
A Little More About MikeMike lives and works in Portland, Maine with his wife Courtney and son, Austin. He is found either at studio or home with a cat or an infant in his lap. A native Northern New Yorker, Lewis is the son of a Forest Ranger and a school teacher. He spent the majority of his childhood believing he would be an engineer, but decided last minute before attending university that he would be an artist instead. He hasn't regretted a second of it. In addition to art, Mike is a known biblio- and audio- phile.
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