Dallas has always had an artistic soul. The culture and heritage of our city, like most great cities, owes a tremendous debt to the arts community. Supporting local art is something we care deeply about and we’d like to do everything we can to help the local arts community thrive. Unfortunately, too often media attention is monopolized by corporate interests and tabloid gossip – but culture doesn’t come from a focus on celebrity breakups it comes from a focus on the arts.
Below, you’ll find some incredible artists from in and around West Dallas that we hope you will check out, follow and support.
When i learned about face painting i had no idea the world i was missing out on. In 2012 My Mom had a friend who had lil popup festivals in Oak Cliff and he asked if i was good with kids and suggested face painting for the kiddos while their parents shopped. Read more>>
The summer after I started the graphic design program at Louisiana Tech, I had a tough time finding an internship, so I looked elsewhere. I heard through the grapevine about a man who did decorative concrete casting, and he needed a shop worker. Read more>>
Charnay Park’s first memory of becoming interested with fashion began at an early age. She started playing dress up in her great aunt’s designer shoes and handbags at the age 4. By the age of 11, Charnay would think of designs in her head and quickly began to sketch the ideas onto paper in hopes of bringing them to life. Read more>>