Ashlie Profile PhotoAshlie Miller - Owner & Art Instructor

She has a unique background and a bundle of talents.  She maintains her 9 year profession in Marketing and pursues her passion for paint.  The Paint Cellar was simply a thought in October 2011 and it quickly turned into a reality when she opened doors in December of that very same year.  Her mission is to inspire others through art.

Ashlie loves dogs (especially her little yorkie), riding motorcycles and college football.



bramBram Ashland - Art Instructor

Bram is a joyful, laid-back husband, father and art lover. While attending Indiana University Purdue University of Indianapolis, he took a variety of classes from the Herron School of Art. He has a deep passion for any form and medium of art.  Getting the opportunity to share his experience and help teach is the beauty of art in life.


Margie Beiswanger
Margie Beiswanger - 
Art Instructor

Margie Beiswanger is a training and development consultant and a certified life coach. She works with entrepreneurs who want to expand their business and live the life they’re meant to live. She is also a training consultant to universities across the nation.

She loves being self-employed because it gives her the energy and time to devote to her favorite pastimes – reading (and more reading!), traveling, and lots of different arts and crafts.

Margie grew up in Carmel (many moons ago). She and her husband currently live in Lawrence.



BethanyBethany Berghofer - Art Instructor

Bethany has been creating art as long as she has been able to hold something in her hand. She grew up in Westfield, graduated from Indiana Wesleyan University, has been teaching art for 8 years, and lives with her husband and dog-ter in Indianapolis. She spends her days creating stained glass, and her nights creating all types of arts and crafts.



jenessaJenessa Dunlap - Art Instructor

I have a business background with an MBA in accounting. I have 2 very spoiled fur babies. I moved to the Carmel Arts district in the fall of 2012 and love it! I spend my days confined in the minute details as a business analyst. I enjoy painting because it allows me to color outside the lines and express myself.



stephanie dumas2Stephanie Dumas - Art Instructor
Stephanie is an optical specialist by profession, fitting people with the eyewear they need to see the world and all its beauty. In her free time she is a wife, fur-mom, aspiring chef, entrepreneur, and artist. She loves traveling, reading, hosting/cooking for guests, and spoiling her husband and pups.  

nsherrillNikki Sherrill - Art Instructor

Originally from Lafayette, In, currently resides in Sheridan, In with her husband of 7 years and her two fur babies. By day she is a business analyst but by night an aspiring artist. She enjoys painting, reading, drawing, reading, crafting and did we mention reading?



Kim Wise




Kim Wise - Art Instructor & Event Coordinator

Kim Wise is a mother of four who resides in Indianapolis. She has a B.A. from the Herron School of Art and Design and is a former private school art teacher. Creating with children is something that Kim loves whether it be painting, drawing, or sculpture. She is very passionate about volunteer work, enjoys painting in her home studio, and traveling with her husband of 26 years. They hope to experience many different cultures in the future!