Abstact   MNM Art Studio
The Studio was formed in 2003 by the husband and wife team of Craig and Julie Morton. It is a general partnership doing business as MNM Art Studio and is registered in the City of Agoura Hills, California.

Julie Morton - Creative Director
A native of Michigan, Julie earned a BFA from Art Center College of Design (California) after studying at the Detroit Institute of Art. She is a professional graphic designer and college instructor.

Julie is an active member of the Westlake Village Art Guild and is a 2006 recipient of an "Excellence in the Arts" award sponsored by the City of Thousand Oaks' Arts Commissioners.

Craig Morton - Managing Partner
Also a native of Michigan, Craig is an avid and well traveled photographer and digital artist.

After earning a B.S. in Chemical Enginnering from Michigan Technologial University, Craig worked the next 26 years in the plastics industry where he held numerous professional, supervisory, managerial and executive positions.

Craig has served as an officer in the Westlake Village Art Guild since 2004, most recently as President from 2008 - 2010. In addtion, he has been an active volunteer on the Thousand Oaks Arts Festival Committee since 2007 as Visual Arts Chair.
Animal Collection      
    ABOVE (left to right): Elaine Williams, Craig Morton, Richard Williams and Julie Morton at the City of Thousand Oaks' 2008 Excellence in the Arts Awards Ceremony where Craig was an award recipient. Julie was recognized in 2006.  
    ©"Reclining Nudes" by Julie & Craig Morton  

Show Sponsorship
MNM Art Studio is dedicated to increasing the awarness and visability of local artists and their work by periodic sponsorship of art shows at the Thousand Oaks Community Gallery, 2331-A Borchard Road, Newbury Park, California.

Five Artists Painting - December 2010
Several artists will particpate in this special "working artists" Holiday Show & Exhibition.

WIDE OPEN Photo and Digital Show - June 2011
This will be the third open juried art show for Photographers & Digital Artists. This show typically attracts over 60 participants with over 175 entries.