Steez/Bio

Steez is a Brooklyn born native with a southern charm he is a self-taught graphic designer who got his start straight out of high school when he received a message on Myspace from then cast member Etienne Maurice (the son of Sheryl Lee Ralph) from the BET reality show “Baldwin Hills.” Maurice stated that he was looking for a graphic designer and he loved his designs. A little after that, he began to get messages from various people asking for flyers which lead Steez to start a blog and twitter in 2009.
The blog was called GirlsandCupcakes.com and the blog became successful. It consisted of music, his thoughts and his graphics. He later started his twitter and began to send his work to people like Selita Ebanks, Teyana Taylor, Shanell aka SNL of Young Money, Teairra Mari, Amber Rose and Dawn Richard receiving GREAT responses from each of them. He even won a twitter contest, beating out thousands of fans, for recording artist Steph Jones who was looking for someone to design the cover single for his remake of the Christmas song “Little Drummer Boy.”
Steez has also been featured in Convention Magazine (2010), received a call from Sheryl Lee Ralph and did some work for her. Fashion designer, Stevie Boi fell in love with Steez’ designs and has been contacting him for several projects—one of which can been seen on the promo to Stevie Boi’s “Malibu Stevie” line (2010). Steez is known on twitter for his crazy creative twitter backgrounds. He has created backgrounds for Atiba Newsome from Oxygen’s reality show “House of Glam”, Cynthia Bailey of Bravo’s “Real Housewives of Atlanta”, Rapper Diamond, Keyshia Cole, the cast of Oxygen’s “Bad Girls Club” (seasons 6-10) & many more. since then Steez has went on and became creative director of urban streetwear clothing company “Cupcake Mafia T’s” from 2011-2014, Designed iPhone cases for Erica Mena and Nyemiah Supreme, Created for independent clothing lines “Pretti Genius” , “Dope Candy Brand”, “L.O.V.E.”,  “Fly Girl Shh...”, “Polatik Designs”, Kids boutique brand “Born This Way” and much more.

some of his work has been seen on K. Michelle, Tiny and Shekinah, The OMG Girls, Teyana Taylor, Kreayshawn, Kamille Leai, Lashontae Heckard, Dondria, Keri Hilson, Mimi Faust of Love and Hip Hop Atlanta, Housewives of Atlanta season 2 and much much more.