Traci Harmon-Hay received her BFA in illustration painting from the Maryland Institute of Art and studied with Fritz Briggs of the Schuler School of Fine Arts in Baltimore. Represented by New York’s Creative Freelancers, Harmon-Hay cofounded Studio Six, an illustration co-op. Her clients included the Washington Times, Baltimore Sun, Nation’s Business Magazine, Yankee Publishing and Cambell’s. She owned the Harmon Gallery in Wellfleet from 2000 until 2014 and was a gallery artist through 2020. She has also exhibited her work at the Left Bank Gallery, the Cahoon Museum, Bromfield Gallery, and the Fountain Street Gallery. She is a member and teacher at PAAM and Castle Hill. She lives in Wellfleet with her husband and two daughters.