Kedrin Alexander Frias is a husband, father, elementary school Art Teacher, and free-lance artist. Kedrin was born and raised in Providence, Rhode Island, where he has taught Art, and led mural projects with the students of the Providence Public Schools for over a decade. He was trained in the visual arts of drawing, painting, and sculpture during his undergraduate education at Rhode Island College. In addition to his work in the public schools, he served as a teacher and mentor for 13 years at New Urban Arts, a non-profit organization that provides opportunities for young, developing artists. When he is not teaching, he loves to take on commissioned portraits for clients looking for vibrant and emotional images. For the past 5 years, the North Shore has been his home. Kedrin and his family reside in Peabody, and he is excited to become more involved in the arts community in Massachusetts. Follow him on Instagram.