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Meet Our Instructors

Our team of experienced instructors come from diverse artistic backgrounds. With a passion for teaching and sharing their love for art, the team strives to help students develop their skills and explore their creativity in a welcoming and supportive environment.

Dee Oehlke

Dee Oehlke

Owner/Instructor

After a three-decade career teaching Family & Consumer Science and Art at the secondary school level, Dee Oehlke has opened Birch Art Studio in Oshkosh! Her knowledge ...

Troy Schoultz

Troy Schoultz

Poet, Collage Artist

Troy Schoultz, a Wisconsin native, is a published poet, instructor, and analog collage artist. His collage work has been displayed throughout the Fox Valley area. Remnants, his collaboration

Erin Connolly

Erin Connolly

Multi-Media Instructor

A Fox Valley resident for nearly 30 years, Erin Connolly is an experienced crafter and instructor, having previously taught classes at a national crafting retailer, along with managing ...

Cori Nelson

Cori Nelson

Multi-Media Instructor

Cori Nelson was born and raised in Wisconsin and has lived in the Fox Valley for many years. The natural world inspires her art as she works with a variety of organic media. A skilled ...

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