I'm a wife, an artist, and a lover of dogs, rock music, and abstract art. I'm a Virginia girl with equal love for California sun and New York grunge. 
I see the most beauty in imperfect things. Ripped jeans. Asymmetrical art. Vintage everything. And a photo with a little girt and grain. I love things that are rugged and little bit off the beaten path. 









  Simple Elegance at Amber Grove Amber Grove offered  simple elegance to compliment the gown of Kim’s dreams. That simple elegance was on full display for her Amber Grove, bridal portraits as she donned a stunning Maggie Soterro design. It was “love at first sight” when Kim first spied “her” dress on another bride-to-be at Caryn’s […]

Heather’s headshots at Paisley & Jade were a hit! First off it was her birthday, and this girl was strutt’n her stuff! She was turning 25, and you couldn’t tell, right??  She walked in, looked stunning, and had such an excitement for her big day. When she came to me and asked me to do her head […]

When I was in college I went to school for a good seven years. Yup, I said it. Two at a community college and five at James Madison University. The first year at JMU I thought I wanted to get into a program called “SMAD” – Students of Media and Design. I believed that I […]