Akosua Danso

Akosua Danso (she/her) is a sophomore at Free State High School and is a webmaster for Hang12. Her interests are in art that consists of acrylics, oil paints, gouache, and watercolors to art consisting of smooth free-flowing colors. Akosua’s works represent her current inspirations, ideas, or interests. In her downtime, Akosua’s activities consist of listening … Continued

Jillian Decker
Art Coordinator

Jillian Decker (they/them) is a senior at Lawrence High School and does submissions for Hang12. They enjoy cats, coffee, sunshine, plants, and hanging out with friends. They hope to go to college for dentistry. 🙂

Nina Jaramillo
Art Coordinator

Nina Jaramillo (she/her) is a Junior at Free State High School and works as an Art Coordinator for Hang12. She focuses mostly with traditional art, including sketches and watercolors. She is very involved in music and is in multiple bands, in and out of highschool. Nina is currently interested in modern politics and how to … Continued

Mary Jo McPherson
Show Coordinator

Mary Jo McPherson (she/her) is a Senior at Free State High School and is a show coordinator for HANG12. She works mainly with acrylics, pens, thread, and cutouts. She is working towards perfecting her work with embroidery and would like to start using oil paints in her art making. Her works are mainly inspired by … Continued

Wil Myslivy
Display Coordinator

Wil Myslivy (he/him) is a mixed media artist based in Lawrence, Kansas. He’s a junior at Free State High School. His art incorporates themes of spirituality and emotions. He is often inspired by empathy, ancestral spirits, and the people in his life.  

Wesley Schmoe
Web/Graphic Design

Wesley Schmoe (he/him) is a senior at Lawrence High School and updates HANG12’s social media accounts. He is a mixed media artist who works mainly in pens, acrylic, beads, and any little bits and pieces he can get his hands on. Most work being experimental in nature he would like to move more towards a … Continued

Liam Sheeley

Liam Sheeley (he/him) is a Senior at Lawrence High School, and is the webmaster for HANG12.  Liam works mostly in film photography and watercolor. Liam likes to take photos that blur the lines between imagination and reality. He also enjoys theatre, vocal performance, and anything coffee flavored. He hopes to attend Oakland University and to … Continued

Charlie Smith

Charlie Smith (he/him) is a Senior at Free State High School and works in Marketing Foundations for Hang12. He will be going to the University of Nebraska at Lincoln to major in History and then go on to law school. Charlie loves oil painting and hanging out with his friends, and holds a not-so-secret love … Continued

Ella Smith
Social Media

Ella Smith (she/her) is a senior at Free State High School and works as a marketer for Hang12. Artistically, she dabbles in photography, poetry, digital art, and music production. Her other interests include autumn walks, Java Break study sessions, and her cat, Wachi (especially the last one!). In the future, she hopes to study cognitive … Continued

Ray Teenor
Show Coordinator

Ray Teenor (she/her) is a Senior at Lawrence Free State High School. She does not do art often herself but has an eye for creativity and a love for people and communication that aids her in her work at HANG12. Ray loves all things glittery, driving around town with her friends, watching the Trixie and … Continued