Pawan MishraFounder, Lune spark
Pawan Mishra left his dream job to help cultivate more young artists. In his words: "The last two years have been extremely challenging for the world. Art plays a vital role in bringing more hope, love, and joy to this planet. By helping children pursue their creative passions, more artistic seeds will grow and flourish into countless beautiful creations."
Ma Angela BueranoAnimation Instructor
Ma Angela Buerano graduated from the Maryland Institute College of Art with a BFA in Animation. Her interests focus on 3D preproduction, animating, and compositing. While working on her animation projects, Buerano loves teaching and nurturing creativity in children from an early age. She has been teaching animation and graphic design part-time at a community college and has been working at summer camps for children for over five years.
Sandra OgleEditor & Writer
Sandra Ogle has been a professional writer and editor for over fifteen years. Her editing skills were honed during her time at Penguin Random House, and since then, she has been a freelance writer and editor for many different major trade and educational publishers. Over the years, she has edited novels written by a long list of high-caliber authors. She has also worked one-on-one with first-time and self-published authors, which she finds extremely rewarding. She has an MA in journalism from NYU and a BA in English from UT Austin.
Goldie VangAnimation Instructor
Goldie Vang graduated from the Kansas City Art Institute in 2021 with her bachelor’s degree in Emphasis of Animation. With her abilities of storytelling and animating, she enjoys working in 2D digital programs to create short, animated films. She is thrilled to share with children on how they can bring their imaginations to life through animation!
Elisha WilliamsAnimation Instructor
Elisha Williams is a graduate of the KCAI program where she earned her Bachelor’s in fine arts, majoring in animation. She takes a special interest in film, animation, and other creative outlets such as storyboarding and the experimental arts.