Patric Santerre is an industrial designer and licensed architect with over 25 years of commercial, institutional and residential experience. Patric’s portfolio includes over hundreds of projects which encompass architectural hardware, 3D printing, and consumer product design like house wares, and outdoor equipment. His line of aluminum chairs was distributed across North America in Lowes home improvement stores and he has worked on a variety of other projects including University of Maine residence halls, and the YMCA. In his creative tenure, Patric has also been fortunate to share his skills and insight as Visiting Professor at the University of Illinois, and most recently at Southern Maine Community College. Patric earned his Bachelor of Architecture from Virginia Polytech Institute and State University, and his Master of Fine Arts in Industrial Design from the University of Illinois.
Celeste Bard is the recipient of a number of awards and achievements including the Pennsylvania Society of American Registered Architects, and the EcoMaine Eco-Excellence ‘Individual Force of Nature’ Award. For Celeste design, sustainability and community planning go hand in hand; she links interior architecture, product design, and upcycling with fine art via form, texture, color and light. In accompaniment to her commercial and residential work, she has contributed her skills as a fine painter to the completion of the Brazilian Embassy in Washington, DC and to theater sets at the Illinois Krannert Center for Performing Arts. Celeste holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Parsons School of Design in New York City and The Central School of Art in London. Additionally, she has earned her Masters in Community Planning & Development from the University of Southern Maine Muskie School of Public Policy.