Mr. Swayne has been teaching since 2016. Swayne has taught both high school and middle school art, as well as for private non- profits. For two years, he and his wife owned an art gallery near Wichita. He graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ceramics from Fort Hays State University. Swayne is married with two children. Swayne enjoys pottery, blacksmithing, jewelry making, and printmaking as his primary media of choice. Swayne continues to make art/jewelry to sell at craft fairs, and does occasional senior/family photos through his business, Swayne Studios.