Tanis, Joel Schoon

Joel Schoon Tanis , a Holland Native well known by many for his creative pursuits. His painting explores God's creation using a whimsical or child-like perspective. His work has benefited many in the U.S. and Africa. His murals adorn the walls of many schools, children's hospitals, and churches. Joel has illustrated several books including Kid's Study Bible for Zondervan. His books "Swing" and "Magnificent Me!", have received wide acceptance and awards. In addition to art, he created and wrote "Come on Over", a children's television program that won two National Telly Awards and 13 regional Emmy Awards.