Oglesby Finlay is an artist currently focusing on Surreal and Fantasy work. Before receiving a bachelor’s degree in Illustration, Oglesby was primarily self taught. Since graduating in 2016, they have been working as a freelancer, and have recently been creating coloring books and activity materials for local businesses in the Iowa Corridor. While mostly working in a digital medium, they also have experience with oil painting, traditional illustration and screen-printing.
Oglesby is a lover of nature and an aspiring homesteader. They are currently raising quail, volunteering at a therapeutic equestrian center, and growing their own food. In January of 2020 they moved to Cedar Rapids from North Liberty and flipped the house they are currently living in. Their hobbies include collecting found animal bones, reading, and playing video games.
Oglesby identifies as nonbinary and uses they/them pronouns.