ARTIST | DESIGNER | VISIONARY | DREAMER
ART | DESIGN | MINISTRY
Chyna Wheatley is a graphic designer from Houston, Texas. She has 7 years of experience in the design and creative field. Her educational career in the arts began upon being accepted to the Mississippi School of the Arts' Visual Arts program. The program offered her the opportunity to travel abroad, studying some of the most prominent historical artworks and architecture in Paris, France and in Rome, Venice, and Florence, Italy. She graduated from MSA with honors receiving her high school diploma in Visual Arts. She went on to continue her studies at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, majoring in Interior Architecture. Throughout her college career, Chyna continued create bodies of work in architectural design, sculpture, paintings, and multimedia mediums. She became a published artist receiving several awards for some of her work. After transferring and relocating to Houston, TX (by way of Starkville, MS) Chyna completed her Bachelor's of Fine Art in Interior Design from the Art Institute of Houston. While finishing her degree in Interior Design, she would also develop a keen since for Graphic Design and Web Development.
After working in the field of Interior Design as a Design Consultant, she continued to develop a passion for graphic design, visual/video production, and web design. She was able to combine her passion of design and heart for the local community and her Christian faith by joining the creative staff team as a graphic designer at one of the fastest growing churches in the country. She served faithfully in her church as a production leader, connect group leader, and local and International missions coordinator. Throughout her residency in Houston, TX, she volunteered and gave back to the community in an impactful way. Former Mayor of Houston, Annise Parker took notice and granted her a mayoral proclamation declaring October 25th to be "Chyna Wheatley Day". After relocating Montgomery, AL due to marriage, Chyna would become a Creative Director and launch her own graphic design company, CR CRTV (Chyna Reche' Creative) where she helps ministries, non-profits, small businesses, and personal brands reach their goals through innovative and quality design.