Kris French holds a BFA from UW-Milwaukee (2014) and a MS in art therapy from Mount Mary University (2016). She has received the Ryan Long Scholarship and  Outstanding Painting Student Award while attending McHenry Count College in 2010. Her colorful, abstract artwork has appeared in such publications as Voices Magazine (2009, 2010) and Cream City Review Spring 2012 as featured artist. She now works as an art therapist in the Chicago area.