L.C.S. Keetle (Connie) was born in Maryland and primarily grew up in Vermont where she enjoyed countless hours of freedom exploring and loving the land around her. She received her BFA from the Kansas City Art Institute. She currently lives on the Cumberland Plateau in Sewanee, Tennessee, where she paints full time at her home studio. A lifetime of observing and creatively responding to nature continue to inspire and inform her passions in art and life.