Magic Monday: Imitation vs. Inspiration

Heard at Ignite Wilmington, from artist Jeff Schaller: Somebody once said about my paintings, “I could of done that.” I replied, “But you didn’t and I did. Now you can’t because I did and that would be copying.” I love this! I know that “copying” or “imitation” can be a very touchy subject among artists […]

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Because You’re Beautiful

It’s humorous for me to look back on that time when I was only 3 months along in  pregnancy and seriously thought that I was getting large!  Ha!  Months later, I’m now carrying SEVERAL more pounds and definitely LOOK pregnant! Even though I look much heavier now (yep!) I still feel the same as I […]

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Because You're Beautiful

It’s humorous for me to look back on that time when I was only 3 months along in  pregnancy and seriously thought that I was getting large!  Ha!  Months later, I’m now carrying SEVERAL more pounds and definitely LOOK pregnant! Even though I look much heavier now (yep!) I still feel the same as I […]

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Free Marketing Event!!!!

Just caught site of this awesome opportunity for any photographer with a business out there!  Hear from some of the top names in the industry as they share their experience and tips in marketing that has proven their success!  And its free!  Click here to sign up! If you can’t make it for the live […]

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Magic Monday: My main referral

I’m asked quite often what equipment I recommend.  What is the one thing that is going to turn your pictures into magic?  Is there a brand of camera?  The perfect camera body model?  The perfect lens? First of all, I’m totally convinced that #1. People need to learn how to use the camera they have. […]

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I’m “featured”!!

Wahoo!  I just got an email from the ever so cool David Jay (who I raved about in past blogs posts  here and here) who is also the mastermind behind showit websites–which I want to emphasize is an AWESOME solution for anyone needing a website–and guess what?! they just featured my website here! Very cool!  […]

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I'm "featured"!!

Wahoo!  I just got an email from the ever so cool David Jay (who I raved about in past blogs posts  here and here) who is also the mastermind behind showit websites–which I want to emphasize is an AWESOME solution for anyone needing a website–and guess what?! they just featured my website here! Very cool!  […]

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Gear’in up!

Do you ever feel like your life is running away and just like in those horrible dreams you’re running as fast as you can to keep up with it, but your legs just won’t move?  Or they are so heavy and despite how hard you work to keep up they move so Sllllooooowwwly?  The past […]

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Gear'in up!

Do you ever feel like your life is running away and just like in those horrible dreams you’re running as fast as you can to keep up with it, but your legs just won’t move?  Or they are so heavy and despite how hard you work to keep up they move so Sllllooooowwwly?  The past […]

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Magic Monday: Get out of the Rut

I trained as a concert pianist for over twenty years.  I still believe that I could have been really great, but I lacked one minor (or slightly major) quality.  The ability to give myself entirely to the art.  There were always too many other alluring interests that also captured my attention: theater, composing music, reading, […]

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