Beans of John, also known as Kelley [KT] Benes [Beans], is an artist living and working in Los Angeles, California. An explorer and lover of the unique, Kelley draws inspiration from the peculiar trinkets, found objects and natural artifacts that she has collected during her life. A lover of nature above all else, she is dedicated to sustainability, using donated seashells and recycled relics such as dentures and glass eyes to create her pieces. Kelley is also a practicing illustrator, mixed media artist, and taxidermist working at the Natural History Museum of L.A.