She began drawing the moment she could grip a crayon and continued drawing as she grew up under her father’s tutelage, but didn't begin painting until 2005. Said to have a whimsical style, she draws inspiration from her faith, dreams and the beautiful mess of the world around her.
Stephanie is also an art teacher at Kaleidoscape Play Studio, writer, and mother of two rambunctious boys.
Stephanie L. Bahner is a local, self-taught artist who grew up throughout the United States. She has contributed to several murals in Anchorage while continuing her love affair with brush and canvas.