Born and raised in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Kenn loves to illustrate and has always enjoyed drawing cartoons. He attended Grand Rapids Community College, Michigan State University and Grand Valley State University.
While illustrating and self-publishing his own series of children's books, Kenn has done numerous free-lance projects for people throughout the Michigan area and he continues to do so.
Kenn participates annually in he ArtPrize competition in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and says, "Art has always been "My Life"...I am recently retired from nearly 40 years of teaching ART in Rockford Public Schools in West Michigan from early childhood to adult education.
"I enjoy life to the fullest by laughing a lot….loving a lot…..hugging a lot.…eating a lot of cookies........and smiling as often
as I can!!!!"