Mike Benton is a graphic artist,who grew up
in Union Springs,Al. He currently resides
in the Stills Crossroads community. An
award winning graphic art recipient at
Troyfest Art Festival who since childhood
has been interested in many types of art.
He is known for charcoal and pastel painting
landscapes,portraits,animal art,folk art and
still life renditions.His work has been
featured in local newspapers,magazines and
internet websites.He was chosen as Artist
of the month in February 2013 by Artist
Daily,and has won blue ribbons in county
fairs for charcoal and pastel art.