who we are

Nicole Hill Gerulat has been a photographer for over 8 years. Examples of her work can be found on her site, nicolephoto.com as well as her blog, a little sussy. Nicole started teaching photography classes in September 2007 and teaches from her own curriculum.

Mike Loveland is an artist who has worked in Photoshop since 1996. His portfolio, mikeloveland.com, showcases his Photoshop work as well as his work using traditional artistic media. Mike was Director of Post-Production at a stock photography company where he was in charge of acquiring thousands of images every month and led a team of 5 retouchers. Currently, he works with his wife Alma at their company, Ollibird.

Alma Loveland turned a curiosity about Illustrator into a passion and a career. She and her husband Mike own Ollibird, a company that offers digital artistic services; Alma focuses on the artistic side of graphic design and works with companies to develop their products. Companies that have produced her work include FranklinCovey, Deseret Book, Limericki Swimwear, and Shutterfly. Examples of her work can be found on almaloveland.com.