Brenda Gough and Malinda Mays

Brenda Gough lives in a log house on a small farm near Sedalia, Kentucky. She spent 17 years as a children's librarian promoting the love of reading. She now works in the Life Enrichment Department of a local skilled nursing facility.

Malinda Mays is a self-taught artist who lives in Wingo, Kentucky, with her husband, Kent. Her award-winning work has appeared in many exhibitions and competitions. Along with a fellow artist, she teaches workshops to share her love of art.