Frankie Slaughter is a mixed media artist who works with a variety of materials including encaustic, fabric, paper, and porcelain. Her decades-long career has included designing one-of-a-kind jackets and accessories, and she continues to design unique and eclectic necklaces.
Frankie's art has been featured in numerous publications, in addition to being acquired for private, university, and corporate collections, and has been shown at galleries, juried venues, and boutiques throughout the country and in Asia.
Frankie grew up in Lynchburg, VA, and since 2010, after nearly ten years in Hong Kong with her family, she now works and resides in Richmond, VA. Her experiences abroad continue to influence her work today.
Named one of "Richmond Style Weekly’s 2015 Women in the Arts Honoree," Frankie has served as a juror and advisor for a number of community events and has participated as a mentor and visiting instructor for various universities, schools, and non-profit organizations.