Toni McMillan is an award-winning professional artist, with over 20 years experience.
Her studio is located in Boise, Idaho. A native of Texas, Toni moved to Idaho in 1980, and graduated Cum Laude, receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree, in Advertising Design, and Illustration in 1989.Over the past two years, Toni has specialized in pet portraiture primarily, with over 15 years experience in family portraiture under her belt. The new emphasis on pets has been very interesting and a fun change for Toni as she finds pets fascinating and fun to draw! What sets Toni’s work apart from other artist’s is her amazing ability to bring photographs to life and her versatility!
Toni McMillan of Tonidraws.com is the first Artist in business recently honored and chosen for a marketing class project, in the history of the program. Traditionally only much larger businesses are accepted into this program. Below is BSU Professor, Gary McCain’s glowing personal testimonial, regarding Toni, her art, and her business.
“Toni is an accomplished artist who has made a conscious effort to build her art career in a businesslike manner. What makes her a sound prospect for a senior level Marketing Planning applications course is her history of working to apply sound business practices in a world where that is often overlooked. Toni’s artistic scope covers a broad spectrum of the visual arts: drawing, painting, photography, face artistry. She has a particular talent in creating vivid pet drawings with an amazing sense of presence.
Gary McCain, Ph.D.
Professor of Marketing
Boise State University