Illia Barger is a successful artist whose works include large scale botanical paintings and murals that have been exhibited in the United States and in Europe. Ms. Barger’s mission to use her artistry and talent and to positively influence the world has culminated in the creation of Pantaluna. Ms. Barger has found the perfect medium to create one-of-a-kind eco-friendly, "art-couture" that reduces waste through upcycling.
Head of Production
Glen Capelle oversees all elements of Pantaluna’s manufacturing process. He is an entrepreneur with over 30 years of industrial experience. His expertise in operations management and focus on process improvement ensures that each Pantaluna item is crafted with care. Mr. Capelle's role includes overseeing the quality control function and that each unique Pantaluna item receives the proper care and attention that it deserves. His attention to detail is a perfect complement to Ms. Barger's creative vision and mission.
Designer & Pattern maker
Neja’s indispensable blend of technical knowhow and keen eye for design bring a rich sensibility to the talent pool at Pantaluna. She employs her diverse skills to create carefully designed additions to the Pantaluna line and compliments the brand with her unique graphic design skills.