favorites 2014 – for me

These are just some of my favorites from 2014 that I truly made ‘for me’ and nobody else. [ Made using my D700, iPhone and Yashica Mat 124G with expired film ]

the passionate sense of potential

  In striving to make unique and stand-out imagery, finding relevant inspiration is so important. Our world is flooded with images! Limiting where you spend your time looking for inspiration becomes more important. There are a lot of trendy images circulating that live like a pop song. They are amazing and wonderful …

Once A Girl

“Courage, sacrifice, determination, commitment, toughness, heart, talent, guts. That’s what little girls are made of; the heck with sugar and spice.” ― Bethany Hamilton, Soul Surfer: A True Story of Faith, Family, and Fighting to Get Back on the Board When I was young-in my emotional teen years-I remember crying on my …

solitude project

Coming from a fine art photography background, the past several years of only working with the digital format has left me longing for a deeper connection to my true creative self. Digital stops the creative process short and doesn’t allow for the longer more drawn out tactile process that I love so much …

the four of me

    When I met my husband my creative energy was intense. I created this diptych for him from 4×5 negatives I made 10 years earlier. It was the completion of myself and the search for my soulmate. The top piece represents the broken parts of me until the bottom …

dreams on board

Dreams On Board [2006] When I was a young girl I read the novel “Dove” by Robin L. Graham. I knew then that I wanted to live life sailing the oceans. When I was in my 30s I met a man who I thought was too much of a city …

heart song

“I have never had a relationship with anyone or anything that has been more continuously inspiring as photography. The history of, the process of, the purpose of, the challenges of, the simplicity of, the complexity of, the changing of photography constantly grounds me and takes me on new adventures in …

letting go

I recently took a parenting class and one of the main things I learned about was letting go. Letting go of control of your kids’ behavior and letting go of your anger over your kids’ behavior. It has helped make my experience being around a 2 and a 5 year …