Floyd A. Davis IV
Floyd and ShowYouSuck first met as performers booked on the same show on the NIU campus in 2006. Once Floyd decided he wanted to pursue Artpentry Clinton joined him.
Along with creating music with Floyd, Artpentry has also done creative direction for varies albums, photoshoots and performances for ShowYouSuck. Through Artpentry, ShowYouSuck has been able to gain a spot as one of Chicago’s most predominant HipHop artist, touring Nationwide with Yelawolf, Asher Roth, and Chuck Inglish. ShowYouSuck has been featured in Noisey, MTV, Fakeshoredrive, Complex and became RedBull’s 1st Sound Select artist in 2013
Woodstrup is a Chicago based artist formally trained in both fine art and design, receiving his Bachelor's of Fine Art in Graphic Design from the Illinois Institute of Art. Before coming to Artpentry, Woodstrup worked by managing a series of projects, building retail spaces, and coordinating display/presentation work.
Aside from his work for the brand, he is also active in the art scene with his own independent work that encompasses a wide range of skills and mediums such as; painting, illustration, typography, photography, sculpture and carpentry. Woodstrup's inspiration is heavily influenced by music, skateboarding and carpentry - making him the perfect fit for the Artpentry lifestyle. Upon meeting Floyd, they were immediate good friends and came to work with him summer of 2014.