Ashley Maidon was born and raised in North Carolina to the sound of Duke basketball, NASCAR and "hold my beer." After graduating high school, she found herself directionless, moving around and taking general education courses at community college. In community college she meet two very awesome art instructors and from then on she knew a creative major was where she belonged. After getting accepted to the one and only university she applied to and meeting more amazing instructors and new friends, found that printmaking is cool but photography is way better! Go ECU Pirates!!! Arg!!!