Jillian “Jemn” Napper is a multidisciplinary artist with a focus in healing and innovation. As Founder and Digital Content Manager for The Regal People Jemn has taken on many roles including designing and constructing clothing and accessories, organizing music-based events in Houston, TX and Washington, D.C, and writing and performing self-produced songs. Although Jemn delves into many mediums their passion lies in exposing people to different ways of being and relating to everything around them, by means of curation and visual art.
As a Teaching Artist Jemn encourages individuals to use art as a means of self-expression, and a tool to tackle social issues such as environmental awareness, community building, and mental health. Since 2017 Jemn has facilitated and assisted workshops based in visual art and mixed media through nonprofit organizations, providing their care and knowledge to DCPS students as well as youth and families experiencing poverty and homelessness.