About The Allen House Creative


Zachary Ryan Allen

Originally from Oak Cliff, Zach graduated from Hardin Simmons with a degree in sculpture.  He currently works as the custom woodworker at Sutherland Furniture and pursues fine woodworking during the majority of his free time.  He makes custom small furniture pieces and his favorite wood to work with is walnut.  He has an Australian Shepherd/Border Collie mix named Millie.  

Frances Russell Allen

Frances graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design with a degree in textile design.  She is currently teaching art and art history at The Oakridge School in Arlington, TX.  She spends her free time reading, cooking, and weaving in her loom room.  Most importantly, she one day is going to own a goat and his name will be Gregory the Goat II.