ELISHEBA ISRAEL MROZIK
Elisheba Israel Mrozik has always loved art. She graduated from Memphis College of Art in 2006 with a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts. After moving to Nashville, TN in 2007, she began to work full time as a freelance artist in graphic design, anime, and fine art. Elisheba was a part of Nashville Black Artists Renaissance, and has shown at Columbia State, The Ha Factory, Boheme Collectif, Corvidae Gallery, and other local venues. She has done live murals at events with the Goo Goo Dolls in Buffalo, NY. She was a New York Comic Con artist in 2010 and has also been in various music videos and commercials like Motley Crue, Budweiser, Yelawolf. Late 2010, She became interested in tattooing after viewing work by some world renowned artists. In 2011, Elisheba started tattooing and opened One Drop Ink Tattoo Parlour and Gallery in Nashville, TN on Jefferson. She recently moved the shop to its current location across from Tennessee State University and it serves as her current fine art and tattoo studio. Elisheba is now an International Award Wining Tattoo Artist in many categories. She won Indieville TV’s 2015 Nashville Tattoo Artist of the Year and was an artist on the international TV show Inkmaster. Recipient of a Metro Arts Thrive grant she was able to release her first coloring book titled Notable Nashville about historic marginalized people of Nashville. She has released her second book- an interactive art and poetry. In 2019, Elisheba and 8 other Nashville artists were selected to participate in an unprecedented show of commissioned work at The Frist Art Museum in Nashville. The show, Murals of North Nashville NOW opened August 2019 and runs until January 5, 2020.