Shelby Little is an artist from New Orleans living in Athens, Georgia. She graduated from the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts in 2009. After studying at Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston for a year and spending an exchange semester at Queens College in New York, Shelby returned home where she received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of New Orleans in 2014. She moved to Athens, Georgia in May 2022 where she now lives and works. Shelby has been an artist-in-residence at Nocefresca in Sardinia, Italy, exhibited at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, and is represented by Spalding Nix Fine Art in Atlanta, GA.