CALI Z. HAYES
Cali likes to draw stuff. She was born, raised, and currently lives in the lush and rainy Pacific Northwest. As a toddler, she gripped a pencil in her tiny hand, furiously drew about a million pictures of her family members (all with glasses, naturally), and immediately knew her life's direction.
[ -- OK, actually the road was a bit squigglier. It involved acting, singing, writing, multiple mostly useless degrees, nonprofit fundraising, a stint living in the shadow of a Scottish castle, and an awful lot of existential crises. But that's not nearly as good a story, is it? So let's just stick with the first one and call it a day. -- ]
Since she's also an avid writer, Cali particularly revels in finding ways to tell stories using graphite, ink, paint, and whatever else strikes her fancy.