Buying Frames for Showcasing your Art

I’ve been asked many times recently where I buy my frames for framing my matted photography prints.  Since it is pretty costly to resale a framed art piece that has been professionally matted and framed and make a decent profit, at least in my area, I started doing my own framing. My own research last year…

WindFest 2011

This past weekend I had a booth at the WindFest in Bandon, Oregon.  This was my first festival ever. One of my goals this year was to be in at least one festival. Friday night my hubby and I were able to go choose our spot and set up the tent. The fact that it…

Testing out Google+

A couple of weeks ago Google launched Google+.  I’ve not had a lot of time to take it for a test run until this week. After finally digging into Google+ I must say that it’s a bit exciting.  During the last several days I have seen many photographers that I follow really utilizing and going…

Exploring the Columbia River Gorge

My husband and I recently spent some time in Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge.  We went back a couple of times since spring.  There are so many great trails to hike, explore, geocache and photograph.  I don’t think we will ever get tired of exploring the trails and the numerous waterfalls in all their majestic beauty.…

Visiting New York City

I wanted to share a few of my favorite photos that I took from my recent trip to New York City while I was visiting my family there. During my stay it rained almost every day. I was hoping for warmth and sunshine, but the weather was much like Oregon during that week! But despite…

A chance to practice portraits

I recently returned from a trip to New York City where I visited my daughters and grandson.  They live in Manhattan.  I don’t get to practice portraits often, so I was glad for the opportunity while I was there. My daughter Nicole let me do a photo shoot with her one day.  Her hat inspired…