Last Stop on Market Street: Bus Rides and Book Signings

Some of my daughter’s favorite books are illustrated by Christian Robinson so, when our local library started promoting a visit and book signing for “Last Stop on Market Street” (which has become a nightly read for us) I was super excited, and even more so when the library reached out to have me photograph all the fun! Christian joined…

Be Kind To Your Neighbor-You May End Up Married To Them

Robin contacted me in the middle of January with one of the cutest love stories that I’ve heard. She’d been married before and didn’t have her sights set on remarrying necessarily when she bought one of the waterfront homes near my studio. One day as she was out on her dock, she spotted a handsome…

PITTSBURG PERFORMING ARTS ACADEMY: UNDER THE SEA

I have known Sharon since the 3rd grade when we met as students in the GATE program (Gifted And Talented Education). Once a week, a very small number of students were pulled out of each school in the district and bused to one classroom to spend the day together. We were categorized as kids who…

Shamay Speaks: Authorship, Relationships and Setting Goals

I knew of Shamay long before we ever met. Before having her daughter, she was a very well known promoter who supported local artists, organized fashion shows and many other night life events, and she’s also a teacher. Along came her daughter and with motherhood, her focus has shifted and she has evolved into a…

Whimsy In The Park: Spring Mini Sessions

Several weeks back, I asked a regular client of mine if I could play around with some of her images using a new editing style. Always up for anything, Rachael gave me the green light. I washed some of her images in a whimsical, airy look, and once those images hit social media, people were…