Caroline Patton is an animation, drawing, and cake artist based in Fredericksburg, Virginia. In pursuit of her teaching license in studio art at the University of Mary Washington, she discovered a passion for creating work that encapsulates personal mental challenges and finding positivity in simple ways. Her work, featuring bright colors and childish characters, has been shown in the Annual Student Art Exhibition at the University of Mary Washington in 2022 as well as LibertyTown Arts Workshop’s Feast for the Eyes edible art contest in 2019. Patton is currently a monitor for UMW Galleries while completing her teaching license and bachelor of arts.