Around Town

In Conversation with Ibrahym Welch

Aug 06, 2018

Every month we meet people who live or work in The Woodlands as they answer our Around Town questionnaire. 

Meet Ibrahym Welch, 27, a new resident of the The Woodlands and writer/actor who with his wife owns Casa d Crissy, an online Vegan Bakery. As he checks his email, we learn a few things about him: 

When and from where did you move to The Woodlands?
November 2017 from Brooklyn, New York.

Favorite band from your teen years? 
N.E.R.D. 

Favorite local nature spot? 
North Shore Park on Lake Woodlands.

Name two films and/or television series in your streaming queue? 
Spike Lee’s Do the Right Thing and The Punisher.

Favorite dish from a local restaurant?
Black bean and spinach salad wrap at Salata

You win airline tickets to any destination. Where would you travel?
Turks and Caicos. 

Favorite local store?
Barnes & Noble.

Something not everyone knows about you?

Performed as a Hip Hop Artist in New York City. 

Favorite area event?

I’m new to the area but looking forward to concerts at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion this summer and The Inspire Film Festival next February.

What is on your bucket list?
Directing a film within the next 3 years.  

Next time you’re out and about, keep an eye out for Ibrahym Welch. You never know who you’ll meet around town!