Ally Crilly is a painter living in Telluride, Colorado, whose work is inspired by elephants and their fierceness, beauty, wisdom, bravery and sorrow. Her inspiration was born from dreams of elephants while she was planning a voyage to Thailand to study yoga. She began painting for the first time after being a graphic designer for many years. Crilly loves art, mountains, family, yoga and figuring out how to be a human being. She works as an artist, yoga teacher and freelance graphic designer.