Antoinette King is a 19 year old artist native to New York City. Her work focuses on themes of freedom, transformation, and love. Through her work as a writer, singer, and model, she hopes to shine a light on both the struggles and beauty of black women.
Born in Barbados Claire Jones is a 54 year-old female US Permanent Resident, writer and artist. She is a homeschooling homemaker who resides in New Hampshire with her husband, teen daughter and precocious parakeet Vaniety. She enjoys creating hip and eye-catching, digital designs on her iphone, writing commentary, inspirational/motivational and lifestyle pieces. Over the last two years, her mission in life was clarified after a devastating health diagnosis. The journey to heal and recover, which is still ongoing, led her deep within on a journey of self-discovery. Her writings and art tend to reflect this new way of being. Claire’s goal is to share wisdom gained through overcoming tremendous hardships and obstacles. She hopes her writings will reflect her mission to spread clarity, love and light.
Sacari Monae is a twenty two year old Southern Bell … An artist and upcoming author who has a pallet for creativity. Inspired by models such as Naomi Campbell and Tracy Norman … Sacari was discovered because of her natural yet exotic appearance. As a transgender female she wants people to know that they can achieve anything they put your mind unto because “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder”!
Drake Pearson is a determined entity who is striving for excellence and enlightenment in life. His reason being here is to be a blessing unto himself so that he can be a blessing unto others. He is here to serve his purpose in this world through exploitation of his gifts until exhaustion. That said, his work will never be done until the day his soul sleeps eternally and his work has been passed down and distributed from generations to generations. Happiness is his only mission and happiness is part of his package deal.
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Michelle is a 27 years old Dutch artist. She was born and raised in the Netherlands and just she graduated as a fashion stylist. She loves everything fashion and art. Snipet of Michelle illustrations are spread throughout our Instagram and in the Society and Culture page.
Bryana DeGraff is a twenty year old artist native to New York City. Her work explores themes of spirituality, grief, sexuality and the joyful black experience. Bryana aims to evoke feelings of love and resonance within all sensitive beings. Her poems are spread throughout our society and culture page.