52 Self-Portraits

One of my main projects for 2018 was a self-portrait a week using my Instax camera, as taught in Vanessa Oliver-Lloyds 52 Portraits Class (sadly no longer available). Some of these photos were taken on the same day, as I often was behind or if I ran out of film. I used some of Vanessa’s …

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Christmas in Morocco

We spent the holidays in Morocco and I finally got around to finishing my Moroccan art journal. Because we were with family I wanted to spend as much time as I could with them so left my art journal until we came back to Madrid. It was a really incredible experience, minus a few hiccups. …

Italy Art Journal

Art. Pizza. Architecture. Scooters. Markets. Gelato. Beaches. Blue. Those are the words that sum up my trip to Italy this year. My partner and I explored Naples, Capri, the Amalfi Coast, Salerno, Paestum, Pompeii, Matera, Bari, and Palermo. It was a trip I had been planning in my head since I was a little girl. …

52 Self Portraits

At the start of January I embarked on another journey of self-discovery, using Vanessa Oliver-Lloyd's self portrait class. It's a series of prompts to take one photo a week and represented your self. Unfortunately the class is no longer available to purchase. Like all of Vanessa's classes, it's developed its own meaning and become so …

Urban Nature

I have always lived in cities where there shouldn't be cities: Phoenix, Washington, D.C., Madrid. Deserts and swamps, drought and blizzards. Perhaps I am drawn to the conflict of taming nature, of wanting to be both in nature and a city. I have recently started collecting indoor plants, in an attempt to make the white …