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About Kayleigh

Kayleigh Efird is a multidisciplinary artist with a special sensitivity towards color and performance. Her work is no stranger to the absurd and otherworldly, as she is inspired by the lovable cast of the Muppets and baroque paintingHer favorite pastimes include knitting, roller skating and watching ghost hunting shows with her English Sheepdog, Neville. Growing up in North Carolina, Kayleigh began her artistic pursuits as a high school student at University of North Carolina School of the Arts. She continued her studies at the Maryland Institute College of Art and received her BFA as a fibers artist and illustrator. After graduating, she completed an apprenticeship under fashion designer Pam Hogg in London, England. Her work has been published digitally and in print by Baltimore Style Magazine, Soft Quarterly, Sunnies Magazine and Ouch! Magazine. Her most recent gallery exhibition, Saint Genevieve Still Loves You, opened in April 2021. She is currently a team member for Living Zine and continues to make work in Baltimore, Maryland.