Finding Courage

I’ve been thinking about courage and confidence these past few days after a conversation that I had with my sister. I struggle with direction; not knowing which path to take. I’m afraid of losing something in order to gain something else, so I develop excuses for why things are they way that they are instead […]

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Fireflies and Candlelight

I’m excited about this image. I didn’t know where I was going with it, and this is the result. I chose birthday candles because they seemed fresh, and also because I have an impending birthday. I like my birthday, and I associate it with rebirth, and renewal.  It is a day that is my own. […]

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For something a little different

I’ve been wanting to do some religious icon based imagery. In this case, we created the headpiece and decided on a traditional palate of gold, red, white, blue and black, though, as you can see from the edits I also played around with green. I like how in this series the model/character is not merely […]

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Chasing rainbows

Chasing Rainbows: I’ve been wanting to explore the OZ theme for sometime, so it was to my great fortune that my new friend Ashley showed up with a Dorothy costume in hand! The Oz series is, to me, the quintessential American Fairy tale.  Oz represents escapism, while Kansas is the epitome of mundane, and the […]

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