Orcas Island Located in San Juan Archipelago

By laura / April 17, 2024 /

Discover the Tranquil Beauty of the San Juan Islands Nestled in the heart of the Puget Sound, Orcas Island beckons travelers with its rugged coastline, lush forests, and abundant wildlife.  As I stepped off the ferry onto this enchanting isle, I felt an immediate sense of tranquility wash over me. Here’s a glimpse into my…

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Fine Art Photography Degree Is Not A Waste

By laura / December 15, 2021 /

Negative comments about my useless fine art photography degree are nonstop. “Why would you be interested in learning about film photography when it’s on the brink of extinction?” they ask.  This is a question I hear and contemplate nearly every day. Twenty years later, I’m still photographing film. I love it as much as I…

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Abandoned Arizona Photography

By laura / August 11, 2021 / Comments Off on Abandoned Arizona Photography

We’re off to Supai, Arizona.  Or should I say abandoned Arizona? I pull out the map from the glove box and open it with excitement.  We’re traveling from Kingman heading east on the open road of Route 66.  “Take a left, we’ll reach Supai in 64 miles,” I say. We drive for miles, thinking our…

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Art Garage Mission In Space Exhibition

By laura / January 28, 2020 / Comments Off on Art Garage Mission In Space Exhibition

After a lot of rejections, I notice a subject line in my inbox. It reads:  Mission to Space Acceptance! I’m excited to announce my acceptance into an art exhibition at The Art Garage. The Mission to Space exhibition will take place January 31 – March 29, 2020. The jurors chose four pieces from my aerial…

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Harmony California Adventure

By laura / May 13, 2019 /

Harmony, California along the Pacific Coast Highway takes me back to where it all began. Not a care in the world, I journey north through San Luis Obispo to Harmony, California.  Grey skies produce mist that fills the air.  The tires of my rental car coast through the puddled gravel.  Rolling hills go the distance,…

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Tennessee Fine Art Film Photography

By laura / September 29, 2018 / Comments Off on Tennessee Fine Art Film Photography

This Tennessee road trip brings back memories. After ALL these years, my fine art remains consistent.  Something I finally discovered after committing to The 100 Day Project.  More of this Tennessee fine art photography coming soon… I invite you along on this journey of 100 Blog Posts in 100 Days There will be times of…

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Route 66 Arizona Photography

By laura / September 4, 2018 / Comments Off on Route 66 Arizona Photography

Curiosity arises when I hit the road on Route 66. Abandoned America fascinates me, and for this reason, I’m drawn to Route 66 Arizona.  More to come soon… I invite you along on this journey of 100 Blog Posts in 100 Days There will be times of triumph and times of struggle, but I will…

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Creative Vision Comes Alive In Photography

By laura / July 30, 2018 / Comments Off on Creative Vision Comes Alive In Photography

The 100 Day Project is forcing my creative vision to come alive. After hiding deep down for SO long, this creative vision is slowly starting to reveal itself.  The art of photography emerges unveiling endless possibilities.  There’s a consistency in my art that I never knew existed. Over the past 15 years, I traveled to many…

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