The Culture Palette Artist Community is an organization founded by Mercedes and Andrew. Mercedes has had a diverse career spanning music, TV, film, cooking, and teaching at university. Her hobbies include cooking a dazzling array of international food, recycling and upcycling furniture and other items, and doing lots of arts and crafts. Andrew is a skilled photographer and artist and a collector of vintage guitars and amplifiers. Both are multi-instrumentalists and singers, animal lovers, and estate sale junkies.