Chair #15 - Lyle Cruse, Local Artist

Lyle Cruse, Artist

Lyle Cruse is a local artist who loves mixing cultural icons and youthful wonderment into all of his creations. He won the Morton Art Show’s People’s Choice Award five years in a row. Lyle previously worked making movie posters, commercials, and memorabilia for Disney, Warner Brothers, and Universal Studios. He now works as the Creative Team Lead at Samaritan Ministries in Peoria. This chair was inspired by the 1960’s Avengers comics.  Lyle said, “I love what our culture does with super heroes. Each person is empowered with unique gifts and they need to learn how to work together for the common good. 1 Corinthians 12:7”.

You can learn more about Lyle, and see more of Lyle’s work on his website LYLE STYLE.