Self portrait 2020
Adria Nicole is a maker of art, music, and magic. Everything she does is infused with the love she is determined to share with the world.South St. Louis resident, Adria Nicole is a 2014 C.A.T. Institute Fellow and the recipient of a St. Louis Regional Arts Commision Artists Support Grant Award in 2015. This versatile singer/songwriter has performed as both a lead and background vocalist, stretching her talents across many genres of music.She began playing ukulele in 2011 and since then has been sharing the gift of ukulele through teaching others to play. In 2012, she founded Uke Go Girl!, a 501c3 nonprofit for girls that provides free ukuleles and supplies, as well as instrumental, vocal and songwriting instruction. Adria Nicole's paintings and photography have been featured in various publications including Purple Magazine and the Witchy Report. Her current mixed-media work (digital illustration & photography) is focused on fanciful human representations existing within reimagined natural and man-made landscapes.In addition to her artistic pursuits, Adria Nicole is studying for a career in clinical herbalism and is organizing the ProudFlower Community Herbal Project. She also practises herbal alchemy and creates arcane herbal offerings, such as custom ritual oils and bath potions.