Da'Lene Depriest

Puppet Builder and Actor

The artist, know locally as Day, has spent her life painting, sculpting, and creating, bringing the arts and puppets to the Kansas City Metro area. Over the last 14 years you may have met her as a gallery owner, a teaching artist, a performer, a costumer, and a puppet builder. Currently she is the artist and imaginator at Soulbird Studios. Her favorite missions include putting the A back in S.T.E.A.M, and teaching kids of all ages to use their imagination.

She considers it her sacred duty to bring Imagination back.