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April 14, 2010

Random Mini-Updates

Articles for Model Insider
So it looks like I’ll be writing some articles for at some point.  Both some new content, and converting some of my blogs into articles.  Neato! 🙂 Should be really awesome.  Articles I write for them, I’ll likely partially post here and link there, so ya’ll can read them… but I gotta see what the agreements are and whatnot.

Print at Bridal Shop
Took a print that Laura Ann made for the bridal shop I got my wedding dress at, Doris Bridal in Highwood, IL.  They were beyond thrilled to have the matted print, are looking at framing it, and will display it in their shop 🙂 Laura and Christin (the HS/MUA who rocked the shoot) will both send them business cards to have on hand as well.  Pretty sweet!  Here’s the shot:

Workshops Galore!
This weekend marks the start of what will hopefully be
a lengthy course of workshops through 2010 and beyond.  Not including, of course, the first modeling workshop from last year whenever… but yea.  I’ve partnered with Studio 2 Imaging in Lake Zurich to do workshops, and we’re starting out with Boudoir Bootcamp, which is designed to help photographers looking to get into the boudoir market make their clients look their absolute best.  The following weekend I’m working with photographer Jim Jurica to bring “Makeup for Photoshoots” to models and photographers interested in learning how to apply makeup specifically for shoots.  Both will be great, and at this point we’re planning on doing a second Boudoir Bootcamp, because space is limited at Studio 2 and there are a lot of interested folks.

If you’re interested in reading more about the workshops, getting updates on when we’re doing more, and even RSVPing to the “Makeup for Photoshoots” one (RSVPs are still open), check out the MeetUp group I’m an Organizer of, Chicago ‘Burbs Mayhem.

Long-Awaited Honeymoon
Looks like Hubby and I are finally going to get to take a honeymoon 🙂 Thanks to the generosity of both sets of our parents, we’ve got a flight to and from Hawaii and a week at a resort in Maui!  Wooo!  Keep an eye out for EDS sets based on that trip (I know, I’m behind)!

The 365 Portrait Project
Someone made mention of this project, which is essentially taking a portrait a day for a year.  I think I’m going to start this at some point soon.  Self-portraits.  Going to be fun methinks 🙂 I just gotta wait until… sometime not now. Our “little” camera is on the fritz, so I’m thinking of picking up a P&S for the honeymoon, as a surprise to Hubby.

December 15, 2009

What’s Next? Reader’s Choice!

Alright readers, I’ve got a bit of writer’s block and can’t decide what to blog about next… so it’s your choice! 🙂  The topics below are either drafts I’ve started, or things I’ve made note of that I want to blog about.  I’ll write about each one in the order in which you guys choose (interspersed, of course, with my Get the Look and Everyday Style blogs).

So what are you waiting for?  Start voting already! 😉

On a completely unrelated note: Today’s my half-birthday!

December 15, 2009

Thanks AlphaInventions!

Months ago, if not longer than that, I had gotten a bunch of hits from this site,  It’s kinda this automatic blogreel that scrolls thru blogs (and allows users to submit their own blogs).  I’m not quite sure how it works, but for some reason (likely my almost daily updates) I’ve been getting more hits from them lately.  So I just wanted to send a quick thanks to the AlphaInventions folks for doing what they do and sharing my blog with others 🙂

More great updates coming this week, including a special holiday edition of my Everyday Style series! 🙂

October 28, 2008

OMGz Where’s Your Website?!

If you came here from MM, you’re likely wondering where my website is, and why I changed my main link on my profile to come here. I’ve been getting a lot of questions about it, so here are the answers.

Where’s the Website?
It’s currently where it’s always been. However, it needs a bit of work, so I will likely be taking it down soon. I need to redesign it, need to add a gallery, and need to relook at all the info that’s there. So chances are, soon this will become my main website, at least for a little while. That’s better than putting up some lame “Coming Soon” or “Under Construction” graphic.

Why the Main Link Change on MM?
Because this is a better source of info for new models, because of the fact that my website sucks right now (and before you get all angry, I can say that, I designed it), and because I felt like it. Weeee!

Site’s offline. Redesigning it. Eventually…

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