As a lifelong Dallas native, Shelby grew up in an ever-changing creative climate that was rich in inspiration as it was diverse. After receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Art from Dallas Baptist University in 2013, she continued on to the University’s Graduate School, earning a Master’s Degree in Commercial Art in 2015. Most recently, Shelby served as a Professor for Dallas Baptist University’s Art and Communications Departments.
Shelby has been a Freelance Artist/Illustrator since 2015, with work being sold worldwide. She specializes in graphite, ink, pastel and watercolor. When she’s not teaching or illustrating, Shelby is usually grabbing coffee and heading to Watermark Church where she has been involved with her Community Group and the Young Adult Ministry, The Porch, for over a year.