Yearly Archives: 2010

Happy Cream Cheese Icing! I mean, Happy New Year :)

Well, its that time of year…. for a lot of people. (I’m talking about baking season). I really, really love to cook, but I’ve never been one to bake much until this year. ┬áSo I mentioned that I’ve never baked anything from scratch and my friends have been encouraging me to do it since. I’ve...

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Images and Words: Don’t Forget to Put the Key Beneath the Night

I’m excited to announce my first downloadable collection of images and prose, “Don’t Forget to Put the Key Beneath the Night”. With a collection of images taken at Hocking Hills here in Ohio and a story built from choppy prose, you can get this 34-page .pdf to read for just $3 on your computer or...

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Inspired: Child Fashion

I AM TERRIBLE AT MAKING UP MY MIND In preparation for a child fashion editorial this coming Saturday, I have been studying other photographers, gathering inspiration, and basically still deciding exactly how I want to setup over the next couple of days. I will be shooting a line of flower-girl dresses that remind me of...

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Pilgrims

PILGRIMS It is always the same quest And the forest is heavy with wrongdoing. Look; Hindsight. Your ego was lying… One perfect day You were defeated You became small You met your match Little did you know He would latch on Make sure you were deserving (You deserve it). There is good news today A...

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passion, hard work, and determination

NICE SURPRISES The goal was to find a space in Cambridge, Ohio by the time spring rolled around. It is amazing how things just happen when you least expect them to; a space in Zanesville presented itself and let’s just say I got an early Christmas gift by signing a new lease, after seeking a...

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Today I am inspired by Jeffrey Chapman

Portfolio – Images by Jeffrey Chapman Enough.Said. SAVE ARTICLE AS .PDF for free!

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The Expressive Mr. R, in his oversized blazer (hehee)

Two words: CUTIE FACE. This blazer is part of my studio wardrobe and I thought it might fit Rie, but I was a little off. However, its huge-ness had us giggling so much we had to leave it on him, and he seemed to enjoy wearing it! This one, I predict, will be a world...

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Entering a new Era

Hello everyone! I would like to make a formal announcement that beginning November, I will no longer be working at the studio location on Maple Avenue. Sad, yet happy to be a ‘homeless’ photographer, and excited to find the perfect space, to say the least! The plan is to open up shop in Cambridge, Ohio....

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Basically, wisdom comes forth through awareness

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How long can you sit there thinking “this is what needs to happen”, “this is what I’m going to do”, “here is what I should have done *sulk*”, “but I don’t want to give [this particular person or thing] away”…. etc? ┬áSometimes I think things through until I’ve lost nights worth of valuable rest, days...

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“What is Your Meaning of life and does it play out in your art?”

Someone asked me this question anonymously on formspring and it stirred me so much that I decided to create a blog post. Unfortunately I somehow deleted the question so whomever asked, it was not intentional. First, this is such a beautiful question, thank you. I find that my own “meaning of life” has evolved (and...

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