James Raleigh (Victorious Visions) is a native of Greensboro, North Carolina, where he graduated from Southeast Guilford High School and North Carolina A & T State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art Design.
To further his education, he took computer graphics classes at Guilford Technical Community College, where he would later teach art to adult high school students.
With the desire to give back to his community and inspire young people to pursue a career in Art he began teaching art at Ben L. Smith High School. While there, he also was the Art Club advisor and coached football and basketball.
James discovered a larger canvas and began to paint football fields throughout the city, state, and nation.
In 2001, James decided to establish Victorious Visions and use his God-given talents to provide personalized art and apparel that brings joy to people who want to express themselves creatively and professionally.