Meet Tee Furgus.
Wearing her creativity in everything she does, this mixed media artists paints her signature designs on anything from clothing, shoes, walls, canvas and skin, to name a few! Tee’s work brings inspiration to many people to express their creative freedom and power. View her work up close and personal at VIRTUE – a female creative exhibit on September 13 at Studio 1176.
What inspires you to create?
“Everyday life and experiences … wanting change … finding self …wanting to inspire …these are a few things that keeps me creating daily .”
How do you think creative women are perceived in the industry?
“I think we have to work harder to be respected not only as women and for our craft but also being leaders .”
How do you perceive feminism?
“Feminism is important because it educates …it’s important to know your history it’s important to know other people that share the same views and it’s important to have people out there you can share views with and feel comfortable .”
Where do you wish to take your art in the future?
“I would like for my art to bring a sense of peace a sense of freedom and power to peoples lives … I think that’s important especially in this here babylon system .”