Cynthia J. Allison (aka CiCi, The Artsy Hippie) is a Charlotte, NC based creative. She specializes in digital media, traditional illustration, fine art, and murals. Her style has been described as whimsical, folksy, and edgy. She often draws inspiration from current events, the world-at-large, and music. She prides herself on being "self-taught" as she has not had any "formal" training but, is still able to express herself in the style in which the moment calls.