“Centino” is a pseudonym used by Greg Creason for a group of abstract art work that is characterized by flowing brushstrokes and pops of vibrant color. It is the Italian verb meaning “to provide centering”.

Born in 1963 in Flint, Michigan, Greg Creason studied in Grand Rapids Kendall College of Art and Design at Ferris State University, graduating in 1990 with a Bachelor of Fine Art degree in Illustration.

Starting in the early 1990s, he resided in California, working for twelve years with Thomas Kinkade and Media Arts Group.  Creason was Kinkade’s first apprentice.  He later wor