Mark D. Pendergrass has been a professional artist for over forty years. He is a co-creator of a popular series of children’s music albums published in the mid 1970’ and ‘80’s, writing songs, recording vocals and producing artwork.
As an accomplished songwriter, Mark has composed numerous songs for various recording artists, and has earned two Gold and Platinum albums, four Dove Awards and five Grammy Nominations, as well as receiving four Album Cover of the Year awards from the CBA.
Mark is a natural storyteller with a penchant for sublime humor and sarcasm that strikes the proper tone to his readers in getting his point across. He has written many short stories, and poems, and most recently has authored a novel titled “The Green Man of Greenwich Village,” available on Amazon.
Living in Wichita Kansas, as a freelance artist, Mark specializes in character design, book illustration, murals, fine art, and sculpture.
Mark is married and has three children. If you would like to view some of the amazing murals and unique art displayed all over his hometown of Wichita, KS, you can find him on Facebook under the page name “The Art of Mark D. Pendergrass”(@markdpart)