Jillian Decker

Jillian Decker (they/them) is a Junior 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. 🙂

Mary Jo McPherson
Show Coordinator

Mary Jo McPherson (she/her) is a junior 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 Materials

Wil Myslivy (he/him) is a mixed media artist based in Lawrence, Kansas. He’s a sophomore 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.  

Genevieve Roberts

Genevieve Roberts (she/her) is a senior at Free State High School, and does marketing for HANG12. Her works are mainly digital illustrations/concept art, and graphic design. She also enjoys playing flute (and sometimes violin), giving gifts, and whistling. Genevieve wants to receive her bachelor’s degree in visual communications.  

Wesley Schmoe
Social Media

Wesley Schmoe (he/him) is a junior 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 junior 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 (They/Them) is a junior at Free State High School and they work in submissions for Hang12. Their favorite pastimes include creating collages with an emphasis in color theory and gender dynamics, hanging out with local band and friends LK Ultra!, reading Tarot, and shopping at Wonder Fair. They intend to be an art … Continued

Ella Smith

Ella Smith (she/her) is a junior 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 Junior 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

Juliana Wilches-Mercham
Content Writer

Juliana Wilches-Merchan (she/her) is a senior at Free State High School and works as a content writer for Hang12. She’s a Colombian-born artist and has lived in Lawrence for 5 years. She mostly works with portraits and figure drawing with mediums, mainly pencil. Her art is about details, how light bends our bodies and lines … Continued