Artist, Musician, Songwriter, Dancer, Choreographer, Director, Producer, these are but a few of talents Planta the A native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I completed my undergraduate degree at The Tyler School of Art, followed by graduate degrees from Howard University and The Maryland Institute College of Art. Awards include the Philadelphia Ethical Society Emerging Artist Award, the D.C. Commission on the Arts, and the American Association of University Women career grant. I am a  founding  and active member of Black Artists of D.C., The Drawing Center NYC, Pyramid Atlantic Art center and National Association of Women Artists.

Exhibitions include:The Philadelphia Sketch Club, Sisterspace Gallery, Capitol Technology University and numerous open studios events in Baltimore,DC, Philadelphia and NY