April’s works have been exhibited everywhere from the United States to Mexico to Hong Kong. She has been teaching figure drawing both privately and through established institutions to a wide variety of artists at different levels and from different disciplines. A traditional dynamic figurative illustrator with experience in fashion illustration, April teaches not only at Gnomon but at Otis College of Art and Design and 3Kicks Studio, and has studied at the Concept Design Academy, 3Kicks Art Studio, and Art Center at Night.

Work Experience

Instructor, Otis College of Art and Design
Instructor, 3Kicks Studio


Concept Design Academy, Illustration/Fine Art, 2008 – 2012
3Kicks Art Studio, Illustration/Fine Art, 2007 - 2008

Awards & Recognition

Developing Storytelling Skills from Life: with April Connors, Gnomon Workshop DVD
Gesture Drawing: A Story-Based Approach, 2017, CRC Press