Kyle Bice is a Chicago-based freelance artist, specializing in illustration, fine art and photography. Kyle’s eye for composition and broad range of styles and mediums, including photography, give him the ability to adapt and capture the essence of what’s around him.

A 2002 graduate of the American Academy of Art with a BFA in painting, Kyle regularly freelances for New Holland Brewing and is the lead artist for The Monster Weekly, a blog that promotes childhood literacy. He is the author and illustrator of A Book of Dwarves, and launched beerportraits.com in 2015.  Beer Portraits is a site devoted to portraits of and interviews with people in and around the world of craft beer, as well as a travel blog focusing on Kyle’s adventures as a painter with a unique medium.

Kyle is also the co-founder and Creative Director of This Craft Nation, a multi-media platform for the continual investigation and exploration of the modern day craft renaissance.