July Artist of the Month – Deonna Craig

Deonna Craig is an Indianapolis based visual artist and the owner of DC’s heARTbeat. She graduated from Cathedral High School and DePauw University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Sociology. Her eclectic spirit led her down various career paths from production assistant for the Jerry Springer talk show to Insurance where she honed her leadership skills in management and training. After spending 14 years in Corporate America, Deonna’s creativity and love for adventure caused her to pursue art full-time.

As an entrepreneur, Deonna is able to pursue her passions of community building, teaching, public speaking, and of course visual art. She has received great recognition for her work in the cultural community. She also serves as a mentor, a dance instructor, and is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated.

DC’s heARTbeat provides original artwork, live painting experiences, painting classes, and art therapy. Her unique work has been featured in various galleries and trade shows over the past 8 years. To learn more about Deonna Craig be sure to connect with her!

IG: deonna_heartbeat

Email: deonnacraig@yahoo.com

Website: deonnacraigart.com

Join us every First Friday during our “Tea’s the Artist” series to see who will be our upcoming month wall features. All artist will be asked to attend First Friday’s event and then will be allowed to sell their artwork on our Tea’s Me wall.

For the first Tea’s The Artist a Youth Open Mic Night from 6pm-9pm!!!
Tea’s The Artist is every First Friday of the Month and is a great way to celebrate our Youth and the amazing talents they hold.

$5 Donations at the door and a $4 Raffle with Great Prizes Every Month!!!

Location: Tea’s Me Cafe 140 E 22nd St B, Indianapolis, IN 46202