Posts with tag: "home decor"
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Like many of you, there's only so much winter gray that I can handle before I turn into Eeyore from Winnie the Pooh.  Today's sunny day warmth on my skin makes me reminisce of only a few months back when we were outdoors enjoying the perfect Fall days that our beautiful St. Croix Valley area of Wisconsin gave us.  Recently, someone asked me "How do you "see" the end result in your mind, how do you decide what to do with the portraits creatively once they are photographed and why is it important to plan it out?"  I'll give you some behind the scenes today to explain the process.  I don't always "see" the complete final products, but I have a sense for the look we want to capture to tell each family's story and to make the most of our time together.  My goal is to always create portraits that capture a moment of someone's lives and capture it in such a way that it makes them feel emotion, something that will stay in their hearts forever.My long time client Brandy called me last Summer/early Fall to discuss getting her clan in to create something for the wall and her annual holiday cards.  Generally, we do in person consultations so I can get a sense of what we are after for decorating their home and my client can get their hands on the different options we offer by seeing and touching things at the studio; it helps the creative ...