Featured | Interview with Creative Women's Co.

Featured | Interview with Creative Women's Co.

I was first introduced to Creative Women's Co. when I was chosen to be their photography partner for their first Chicago Retreat at the beginning of the year. I've met so many incredible women through this group and I'm so excited to have been featured on their blog as one of their Creative Women Interviews! View the full feature to hear more of my story - how I started my business, what inspires me as a creative woman in Chicago, what my first job was (hint: it involves being a vegetarian making chicken wings), and what a day in the life is like...

Featured | Interview on Voyage Chicago's Most Inspiring Stories

Featured | Interview on Voyage Chicago's Most Inspiring Stories

Super excited to have been featured on Voyage Chicago's Most Inspiring Stories for the North Side! Voyage shares amazing stories from creatives and business owners all over Chicago and I'm so honored to be a part of this community! Check out the feature to learn my journey of growing up unschooled, finding out halfway through college that I didn't want to pursue what I was studying, and how I ended up where I am now...

Featured | Interview with Preoccupied Bride

Featured | Interview with Preoccupied Bride

I'm so honored to be featured on my (new) good friend Maya's blog for Preoccupied Bride! It's always fun to talk to other creatives about my story of chasing my dream to become a photographer because it hasn't been a straight forward or simple path. My goals have changed along the way and I've had to adapt as I go, so it was awesome to share some advice for aspiring photographers and creative entrepreneurs for pursuing their passions...

Featured | 1st Saturdays for Visual Arts at Harold Washington Library of Chicago

Featured | 1st Saturdays for Visual Arts at Harold Washington Library of Chicago

Throughout my teenage years I went to YOUmedia weekly - finding mentorship, friendship, and resources readily available to help me grow my passion for photography into a full fledged career path. My mentor Brother Mike was the reason that I decided to pursue my dream of fine art portraiture at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He was the one who got me my first feature at The Huffington Post at 16 years old...

BFA Thesis Exhibition at Sullivan Galleries

BFA Thesis Exhibition at Sullivan Galleries

It's been quite a long way coming, friends. I still remember my freshman orientation - it was a hot, sunny, August summer day in Chicago and I got pooped on by a bird. Yep, right in my hair. Talk about a good start to your first day of school ever...