ShAy Black Expressions

Mixed Media and Spoken Word Artist

About the Artist
ShAy Black ​is​ ​a​ ​poet, writer, visual artist​​ and 30 year U.S Army veteran from Greenville, SC. ShAy​ ​attended​ ​Converse College where she received a BFA in ceramics & sculpting. She’s the owner and artist of ShAy Black Expressions, LLC were she uses her passion for writing and visual arts as a mean to inspire others to become their own life’s inspiration; like herself, who manages lost, depression, and anxiety. Her craft is the inner voice she no longer silence. She’s the creator of loud words and black art. It’s her stance to create beauty out of life’s imperfections, influence emotions and perceptions to bring people together physically through art and heal culture differences one heArt at a time. She’s a three time team member of Say What slam team, Greenville, SC and competed with Team Injustice, Spartanburg, SC in 2017. She is the artist of creativity: the believer of undying love. You may find her on all forms of social media as @iamshayblack, @shayblackexpressions, and @masterpieceswithatwist.

Shay Black Expressions is located in a studio at the City of Greer Center for the Arts.