Chelsea Vaughn was born in Alton, Illinois, 1984. After a couple years her parents moved to St. Louis where she grew up and currently resides. Always enjoying drawing and painting at an early age, she painted her first oil at 13, fell in love, and now considers it her main medium. She is mainly self taught with a few tips and tricks from other artists she has met along her journey. Chelsea is greatly inspired by the beauty of nature and loves to try and capture it in her artwork.