Jill DeGroff is an itinerant artist who has made the street and cafes around the world, her studio, portraying barflies, musicians, writers, and other characters from Cafe Society. Her caricatures of luminaries from the culinary world have appeared in numerous trade publications and gained her a large following in the food and beverage industry. Her book, LUSH LIFE; Portraits from the Bar is a collection of the colorful characters she's drawn in bars over the years and the extraordinary tales they shared. Jill lives in New York with her husband, James Beard award-winning mixologist and author, Dale DeGroff, whom she credits for getting her started on this exciting journey.

Graphic Design, Marketing and Promotion,
co-founder of the Museum of the American Cocktail

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Booze Arts exhibition opens
May 8 at Sunny’s in Brooklyn