Category archives: 2015

Favorite Senior Portraits of 2015

Favorite Senior Portraits of 2015
  This post was so much fun to pull together! I love all the Seniors I worked with in 2015 and I can't wait for all the Seniors I will have in front of my lens this year. Through 2015 I found myself and my style, and coming back to all my favorites from the year has been a wonderful experience - it is inspiring for me to see how I grew through the year, and ma[...]

Search Me and Know My Thoughts – Self Portrait // December

Search Me and Know My Thoughts - Self Portrait // December
FINE ART SELF-PORTRAIT – MONTH XII OF XII  "Search me, O God, and know my heart: try me, and know my thoughts: And see if there be any wicked way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting." - Psalm 139:23-24   It's hard to believe that 2015 has come to an end and this is my last monthly self-portrait inspired by a verse! It is my desire as this year comes t[...]

Bobby & Meagan’s Wedding Day // Rogers, AR

Bobby & Meagan's Wedding Day // Rogers, AR
Wow! I don't even know where to start - her dress, their love, the emotion, her shoes, the reflection of Christ in them - it was all so incredible! Bobby & Meagan's wedding was the PERFECT way to end this year's wedding season. I am so honored that Meagan asked me to capture her gorgeous wedding day as she and the love of her life were wed. I could go on for hours[...]

He Heals The Brokenhearted – Self-Portrait // November

He Heals The Brokenhearted - Self-Portrait // November
FINE ART SELF-PORTRAIT - MONTH XI OF XII "He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds." - Psalm 147:3 Psalm 147:3 has been very precious to me when I've walked through heartbreaking times. I can truly say that HE does heal broken hearts and bind up wounds. I have seen Him do it time and again in my life. I am incredibly thankful for His love and care... [...]

I Lift My Eyes to the Hills – Self-Portrait // October

I Lift My Eyes to the Hills - Self-Portrait // October
FINE ART SELF-PORTRAIT – MONTH X OF XII “I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. My help cometh from the LORD, which made heaven and earth.” – Psalm 121:1-2 This verse has always been a favorite. I am so grateful that I can look to the Lord at any time to give me the strength and help I need for any moment, in any circumstance. The M[...]

Logan & Elizabeth’s Wedding Day

Logan & Elizabeth's Wedding Day
When I arrived at Elizabeth's apartment where she and her girls were getting ready I knew this wedding was going to make my delicate-beauty-loving-heart so happy  - Elizabeth has such elegant tastes, and her love for delicate beauty was shown in everything, from her earrings to the reception decor! Logan & Elizabeth's wedding day was filled with beauty, but better[...]

Caleb & Joanna – Engaged

Caleb & Joanna - Engaged
My little sister Joanna got engaged at the end of last month and she wanted her engagement portraits to look more Summer than Fall so we squeezed in her session right before the leaves began to change! Her style is similar to mine so we had way too much fun planning out her engagement session together! Her tulle skirt is AMAZING and was made by our sister-in-law, Jana[...]

Perfect Peace – Self-Portrait // September

Perfect Peace - Self-Portrait // September
FINE ART SELF-PORTRAIT - MONTH IX OF XII "Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee." - Isaiah 26:3 I am thrilled with this month's self-portrait! I literally had no idea how perfect the light would be in the doorway of this cottage on my family's property. And no, to every photographer looking at this thinking[...]

Cody & Sarah’s Wedding // Marshfield, MO

Cody & Sarah's Wedding // Marshfield, MO
Wow! I am so excited to share this wedding!! For one, I've known Sarah since I was 6 and she's one of the sweetest people I know, and second, her wedding is probably my favorite to date! Cody & Sarah are darling together... from when I did their engagement session I knew they would be a dream to photograph on their wedding day!! It also means so much seeing how Co[...]

Dan & Kaylea’s Wedding // Stone Chapel – Springfield, MO

Dan & Kaylea's Wedding // Stone Chapel - Springfield, MO
  I was thrilled to shoot Dan & Kaylea's beautiful, morning wedding at the Drury Stone Chapel in Springfield! Kaylea's parents were married in it years ago, so having their daughter's wedding also in Stone Chapel made it extra special!! Dan serves in the army, making it my first time to shoot a military wedding! I loved it!! Kaylea chose navy and red to perf[...]