TJ Simpson

A struggle that many have is being able to separate dreams from reality. This sentiment is especially true when it comes to Creatives who have to find balance juggling the daily trials of life while pushing towards their ideal future. 26-year-old TJ Simpson was born in Dayton, OH but was adopted and “raised” by Kansas…

Zarin Micheal

One of the most difficult parts about being creative is staying the course and trusting the creative process. While the process may look easy for some, it could be a lot more trying for others. One needs to persevere regardless of what the circumstances may be. Skilled 22-year-old Creative writer and Musical Artist Zarin Micheal…

JoJo Ali

To say you’ve mastered any skill is a flex in itself, but when you’re capable of the mastery of multiple skills you could be referred to as what we call a combo creative. 20-year-old JoJo Ali delivers a one-two punch of being both an artist and producer. Growing up on both sides of Kansas City,…

De’Auan McClaine

Social media plays a huge role in a person’s success, and utilizing the necessary skills to market yourself plays an even bigger one. De’Auan McClaine aka Mac Infinity considers himself a jack of all trades, working in Photography, Film, Music, Graphic design, and Clothing. McClaine believes his most important skill, however, is paying attention to…

Maka Jackson

Campaign Maka, Hollywood Maka, or just Maka; no matter what you may know him by, 23-year-old Maka Jackson out of Kansas City, Kansas is a man capable of many things. Although he identifies as primarily a Rapper and Writer, he’s able to work on anything that involves production to consumption including mixing/mastering, editing cover art,…

Latitia Murdock

Many can express themselves through oration while others are a little better at expressing themselves through their writings. 20-year-old Latitia Murdock out of Kansas City, Kansas is capable of both! The young Poet has been growing her skills exponentially; writing poetry for six years and developing her performance of said poetry for three years. What…

Ky Moor

Many creatives see their talents as an extension of themselves and 18-year-old Ky Moor out of Wyandotte in Kansas City, Kansas is no different! The independent recording artist sees his craft as another sense, one that helps him radiate good vibes through listeners’ ears. Recently, Ky has taken up Acting and Modeling and even stars…

Rian Neely

Some wordsmiths prefer the gracefulness of poetry while others may prefer to feel a beat and produce raps from it. Wordsmiths like Rian Neely, however, likes to indulge in both. The 20-year-old out of Kansas City, Kansas has been writing since the age of 13, making it seven years since beginning to grow his respective…

Brian Davis

Several creatives dabble in different talents but use their time to cultivate one particular skill separately from the others. Brian Davis likes to take the “Jack-Of-All-Trades” approach, however; working on his prominence in Writing, Producing, Entrepreneurship, and more all at once. The 21-year-old powerhouse out of Wyandotte County in Kanas City, Kansas has been writing…

Jay Alchemist

Mastery of anything comes with consistent practice and constant hard work. 23-year-old Matthew Jean-Pierre, or “Jay Alchemist” out of Kansas City, Missouri has without a doubt put the time in over the last six years honing his skills as a Hip Hop artist and Songwriter. Starting his freshman year of high school, Jean-Pierre has developed…