Mikki Keller was born in Baltimore, Maryland and received a degree in Visual Arts from The Art Institute of Philadelphia. While attending the Institute, she studied drawing, painting, illustration, graphic design and advertising design. She has been a working graphic artist for over 20 years now including all aspects of the profession. In 2006 she was featured in the “Women in the Arts” show presented by The Patapsco River Chapter of The Links. Throughout her career, she have been commissioned for many portraits and paintings.