Dayton Ohio native, Valencia Jean is a second generation fashion designer. Learning how to sew at a early age from her mother, it drove her to pursue fashion design full time. She relocated to Atlanta in 2009 to follow her dreams. While there, she put on a successful fashion show with a collection inspired by Josephine Baker that had the Atlanta fashion scene talking. After graduating from the Art Institute of Atlanta in 2012, and winning multiple awards like; Best in show, and outstanding achievement to name a few, she was approached by multiple musicians to design custom pieces for their live performances (Her most popular piece making it on the cover of SECDUM Magazine, on former “THE VOICE” contestant Vedo the Singer). Later, inspired by a friend to get in front of the camera she fell in love with modeling. In 2015 she signed to Geecheeboi, Inc and will appear as the lead role in The music video for artist Gee Wiz first single “#Ready” releasing January 2016.
All rights reserved images from the “Disturbia collection” shot by @yogitheshooter of respecttheshooter.com