About the Authors


Kara J. Rutledge, M.ED is a Philadelphia based elementary Art Teacher and Artist. She is an alum of Germantown Friends School, Wesleyan University and Moore College of Art and Design. 

Kara's work can be found on her websites karasartcart.weebly.com & jaroandfrog.com 

Adam Durant, M.ED is a Philadelphia based STEM Educator and Artist. He is an alum of Central High School, Temple University, and Arcadia University. Over the past eight years, Adam has taught secondary science in Philadelphia as an instructor in the School District of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania’s Upward Bound program, and the First Hand program at the University City Science Center.  

Contact Adam via Instagram @_adamd or his website adamdurant.com

Adam and Kara live in North Philadelphia with their cat, Binx.