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The Team

Innovative Talent Acting as 'One Hand'

Douglas Funkhouser

CCO, Founder, Artist

He comes to the printed fabric world naturally. From the scenic arts to the decorative arts, his disciplines have informed him to create this fine handcrafted line. The evolution of the line is a reflection of the master finishes and custom murals that grace his portfolio.
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Lisa Salloux

CEO, Director Marketing and Design

With a background in architectural design, Lisa comes to le gracieux to facilitate the exposure of Doug's artistic intention behind the line. Formally educated at Laguna Beach School of Arts, her extensive travel pursuits and appreciation of invention make for a finely tuned partnership with le gracieux.

Stacie Jaye Meyer

Color Specialist

Stacie Jaye Meyer is an artist passionate about creating on all levels. She brings over 25 years of experience working with clients to realize decorative and fine art projects. From commercial night clubs & high end residential to color consulting and portrait commissions. She maintains a studio practice and also has extensive experience with photography in and out of the studio. Educated at MIAD and OTIS.

Megan Janzen

Color Kitchen Technician
Megan brings a lifetime of creative exploration to her work at le gracieux. An Interior Design Graduate of Cal State Northridge she has traversed special effects in TV and film, product development in the toy industry and retail merchandising. Whether she is creating plans for a dream kitchen remodel, adding finishing details to a custom furniture piece or fine tuning a textile strike off, her understanding of form, function and aesthetics is enhanced by her hands-on approach to each project. With a keen eye for detail she draws inspiration from nature and the evolution of living environments as they adapt to support the daily activity and spiritual balance of their occupants.

Christina Ann Straussburg

Dye Technician

Christina is a Jill-of-all-Trades. For over 20 years, she worked with her family in a home restoration business for high end homes. She also danced professionally in an Irish/Scottish dance troupe. She loves exploring all mediums of art from fabric to glass to paint and everything in between. Don’t be surprised if you see her dancing out of the corner of your eye.

Horacio Ortiz

Color Specialist and Head Printer

Born in Mexico and raised in Los Angeles, Horacio has been printing fine textiles since 2010. Working diligently on everything from setting up the shop, printing, dying, toning and even mixing colors, Horacio has fallen in love with the challenges of the craft.

Junior Ortiz

Print Technician

Junior hails from East Los Angeles, loves computers, video games and cooking. Innately and wonderfully shy, when asked for a comment for this Team bio, he replied, "I like the job because it's challenging and keeps the mind busy. I like that it's not a sedentary job, and enjoy working with Family!"

Jose Lopez

Print Technician

From Street Art to HVAC Digital Design, Barbering and Silk Screening, Jose is enthusiastic and passionate when it comes to Arts.

Andre Revelo

Product Service Manager
Hailing from La Puente CA, Andre is a creative force of nature. He applies his tenacious attitude within everything he is passionate about, whether it's photography, design or art direction he is a jack of all trades. Providing a unique and different perspective towards every project he becomes a part of, there is never a dull moment when he's in the room and always wants a fun and fulfilling setting for his colleagues and teammates.

Victoria C. Scott

Marketing and Operations
Victoria graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University, UK with a BA HONS in Creative Arts. She is an aesthete who when not in the le gracieux shop in Santa Clarita, can be found on the microphone with her Roots Rock Pop Band, The Blue Dolphins. Smooth rolling connectivity and communication are her delight, liaising with team members to periodicals and social media. She is a very practical, creative thinker who loves to support the success and vision of le gracieux!

Shannon Michael Terry

Decorative Artist

Born in Los Angeles, Shannon is a multi-disciplinary artist with a background in the visual arts, film. music and sound. He brings joy and alternative perspectives to every project.