Category Archives: Blog

Into the Editing Room

See how these 3 images were edited in my new video! In the photo world, there seems to always be a debate aboutView full post »

A Day in the Life

This is the image I began creating in the video below! How, I asked myself, is it relevant to share what my days areView full post »

The Freedoms We Are Afforded

Freedom. What a huge topic. Working with refugees this year opened my eyes to so much. I began to question if IView full post »

Expectation is the Death of Creativity

Scroll to the bottom of this post to enter a chance to win a PORTFOLIO REVIEW and a 45 MINUTE MENTORING SESSION! I’mView full post »

5 Ways to Be Inspired

I believe that inspiration is the heart of fulfillment. That being inspired means living a meaningful life. That whenView full post »

Shooting With Instant Film

Revelation: The thing that surprises me the most about my art is how little I surprise myself. Terrible revelation, IView full post »

Covering Myself in Molasses…For Art!

Has anyone ever told you that you can’t do something you want to do? Or that you shouldn’t, or thatView full post »

Fine Art From Scratch

I often feel that art is most interesting when it is most inconvenient; when you have no money, no location, nothingView full post »

How To Build a Signature Style

I think that we have an innate desire to put our stamp on things, whether that is as a person, as an artist, orView full post »

My First Year of Reading

Last May I thought I had finished writing a novel. I wrote 80,000 words, sent it off to my friend Ksenia who edited itView full post »

How I Edit in Photoshop

My friends, I struggle a lot with sharing technical information. Not because I want to keep it a secret, but because IView full post »

You Can’t Do That

I was reflecting this week about pivotal points in my life, and each memory brought me back to the same four words:View full post »

Creating Through Pain

For whatever reason, I have always been hesitant to talk about pain. I live in pain, but I’m not bothered byView full post »

Creating a Self Portrait

I get asked all the time why in the world I take self-portraits. Usually it is a simple curiosity. Especially fromView full post »

On My Decision to Take a Teaching Hiatus

I have always been open about my love of education. Growing up I wanted to be an English teacher. I thought my path wasView full post »