Michael Butkus, one of the top entertainment illustrators and concept artists since 1986, has been involved in the advertising and production of more than 1,500 films and series. He has received numerous awards for his striking visuals. Michael's studio is in Sherman Oaks, CA. With 20 years of experience in publishing, Merrie Destefano's background ranges from award-winning graphic designer and illustrator to editor of Victorian Homes magazine and founding editor of Cottages & Bungalows magazine. She currently lives in Southern California with her husband.