The heart of our mission at VoyageDallas is to find the amazing souls that breathe life into our city. In the recent weeks we’ve had the privilege to connect with some of the Dallas-Fort Worth area’s finest artists, creatives, entrepreneurs and rabble rousers and we can’t begin to express how impressed we are with our city’s incredibly deep talent pool. Check out the rising stars of South East Dallas and surrounding areas below.
My story starts with an aching desire to connect with others in the most creative ways, and find meaning and depth to life and the world. As a nerdy homeschooler blossomed into a buddy young chef at the age of 15, while everyone else was wondering what the ninth and tenth grade held in store for them. Read more>>
Art is just a part of my life. I’m always finding a way to take some sort of material and make something out of it. I’ve done a little of everything, painting, ceramics, wood carving, to name a few. Sewing is always where I turn back to. We moved to Texas about a year and a half ago and we still haven’t been able to get our own place. Read more>>
I was having a conversation with a friend at work back in 2011 and she asked me what was my passion. At the time, I was kind of puzzled at the question. So, she told me to write down five things I like to do that I could see myself having a business for. And she told me with multiple revenues and gods favor I would never go hungry or broke. Read more>>
(Quentin Smith), better known as Jui$e Leroy, is a hip-hop rapper from Fort Worth, TX residing in Dallas. He was born and raised in a two-parent household in a gang-affiliated most of his childhood until things took an unexpected turn. Although his parents, and grandmother, were positive influences in his life. Read more>>
With both parents in and out of incarceration, I am a product of a single grandparent home. In an environment where little to nothing gave us hope. At a young age, I took to the opposite of what was presented to me. Years of wondering what real life was like and going through the motions combined landed. Read more>>