April 22, 2019

Those of us who have had the pleasure of knowing Artist Frank Frazier personally over the years of being Artists ourselves are privileged to witness the evolution of his genius whether we realize it or not. As one of his countless mentees and adopted granddaughters [he calls my name about 50 times per hour -_-] I cherish him more than words can properly express. On the outside, he’s a Vietnam veteran, domineering bus...

March 15, 2019

So I'm taking a moment to write about the lovely Fort Lauderdale Fashion Week on the run! During a totally booked weekend photography-wise I got invited to a mixer downtown Ft. Lauderdale by my good friend Korri Nikkole, I figured welp it's a Wednesday what's the harm. Plus the host was called Housewives In The City so who can resist THAT name?! Little did I know I was about to stumble upon a diamond mine of opportun...

November 14, 2018

Dear Mavens,

So.....I've been working on creating my first book! Read more if you're interested :)

The Vision Project’s contents include photos of my original artworks, hand drawn black and white templates of those original art works, mandalas for added meditation, and art therapy activities. The pages were intentionally designed to aid with healing processes specifically for girls & women of color in various age group...

November 10, 2018

     As a black creative entrepreneur in South Florida, I am overwhelmed with joy to have attended the Art Of Black Miami event last night at the gorgeous Bright Line station in Overtown. Now I almost went off on a tangent about how amazing the venue itself is with it’s vibrant color schemes, geometric design, and state of the art ambience, but I want to stay focused on the real superstar. Without advocates...

October 16, 2018

Thank you for considering your participation in We Are Who We Are   

This is our 3rd year of hosting an Artist showcase at Griot's Gallery and Academy 8260 NE 2nd Ave. Miami FL 33138 during the world famous Art Basel Miami weekend and we are proud to say that we have had a successful show. What does that mean to us? It means that all parties involved have made sales in past years!

We Are Who We Are    is held...

September 7, 2018

Don't you just love a good street runway show! The relaxed style in the French Riviera proved to be effortless resort wear perfection. It's obviously a vacation destination where good fashion sense is appreciated.

September 3, 2018

As my family & I strolled the breathtaking streets in the marina town of Cannes, we were awestruck at the similarities to the Caribbean. One of our home away from homes is the eastern Caribbean island of St. Maarten where my Step-Father spent his formative years. Being a former Dutch & French owned island, the evidence of colonization lies in the design layouts of the streets, the stylish charm of the buildings & the...

June 5, 2018

Happy June fellow Mavens!!! Well I must say May was so eventful that it seems to have flown right past me without stopping to say good morning and how are you today, would you like a cup of coffee?? But in actuality, I had so many wonderful experiences during the month of May that I wanted to do a quick recap of it all. 

It all started out with conversations of mental health issues due to Charlemagne The God's phenome...

April 12, 2018

As Wedding Season dawns upon me and Innovative Arts Photography kicks it's gears into hi-speed, I still love to be engaging with the fashion community keeping an ear to the ground whenever possible and I'm soooooo glad I caught wind of Fashion Takeout! The Black Owned fashion boutique boasts of high fashion that will "break necks not your pockets" so you know I had to pop in and see for myself. Co-owners Bettyna Theo...

March 5, 2018

Hey luvies!! Guess what, I linked up with some of my brothers-from-another-mother to get the masculine perspective of the phenom that is Black Panther. Check us out and subscribe to our channel for more videos about love, money, life & everything in between with no topics off limits. I definitely will ask these great guys some of the questions that us women are DYING to know. We plan to explore topics like why cannab...

February 27, 2018

Here's a special shout out to the most epic Black History Month I can remember in recent years. I started my #BlackHistoryMonth with a bang at the Historic Ali Cultural Arts center in Pompano Beach at the amazing exhibit of 3D original art by prolific Nigerian Artist Adewale Adenle whose work addresses important figures in African Diasporic history {~on exhibit through March 29, 2018~}. Then my friends and I bought o...

February 7, 2018

Black History Month is undoubtedly a time of rebirth for the Black community in America, a time that reminds us of the need to look first outward to the occurrences of the past and then become inspired to look inward to make the most of the present moments and the future. What exactly encompasses looking inward you may ponder? I think there are various manners of looking inward or practicing introspection with s...

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