my story...

Cheryl Monique is a New York City artist of many mediums; painting, photography, film, fashion design and makeup. Her work is professional, fresh and captivating.


Cheryl's artistic skills were honed at the Fashion Institute of Technology where she majored in Fashion Design, specializing in intimate apparel. Cheryl has been doing makeup professionally for over 15 years. Working with top cosmetic brands like Tom Ford, Burberry, MAC, Clinique, Benefit and Too Faced.


In 2013, Cheryl left Brooklyn, NY to move to Nashville, TN where she attended Middle Tennessee State University, double majoring in Video and Film Production and Psychology, bringing both passions together as an award winning documentary filmmaker.

Returning to NYC in 2018, Cheryl is now transforming herself from stay at home mom to work from home mom, building her photography and videography business and launching her Youtube channel, The Nappy Frappe.