Deonna Craig is an Indianapolis based visual artist and the owner of Art by Deonna. 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. After spending 15 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
Painting is my escape. My oasis. My fortress. It provides an opportunity to transfer my unique view of the world to the paintings I create.
2000 Cathedral High School
2004 DePauw University – Greencastle, IN
Bachelor of Arts
Communication and Sociology
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
January 2021 Madam Walker Legacy Center
Virtual Artist in Residence
May 2020 CLD 40th Annual
Minority Achievers Award
April 2019 Alpha Kappa Alpha
Sorority, Inc. –
Regional Arts award
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