In an era when stores sell ‘lifestyles’ to go with your jeans and when you can get a head-to-toe identity with your American Apparel body suit – Aubrey Shepherd is a stand out. In this photo essay you will see a gorgeous girl with doe eyes and a perfect model’s figure, what you don’t see is the part where she showed up to the photo shoot toting her own wardrobe bags and hat boxes full of vintage finds, tupperware containers of jewelry from the 50’s and 60’s, and a self made style glued together from scraps of bygone glamour. Aubery Shepherd is an original. more » “Rock and Roll Sweetheart”
We are honored to share this new work by Ransom & Mitchell in our MIROIR Magazine “Gaia” issue being published this month._____ more » “Ransom & Mitchell in MIROIR Magazine”
In September 2013, a lovely model and friend of mine, Miss LizBit, sent me a request asking if I would be interested in doing a high fashion underwater photo shoot with Nina Pak. I have worked with both ladies before, and I admit, my Little heart fluttered at the thought of another collaboration with Nina! And underwater!? Absolutely!! Keeping in mind that September in Vancouver can be a bit of a crap shoot for weather, especially when we were mostly naked in an outdoor swimming pool, in full hair and makeup no less! But the sun decided to grace us with her presence and we jumped in, quite literally!
more » “Beneath the Surface, A Glamour Fantasy Series”
Travis Louie’s paintings come from the tiny little drawings and many writings in his journals. He has created his own imaginary world that is grounded in Victorian and Edwardian times.
It is inhabited by human oddities, mythical beings, and otherworldly characters who appear to have had their formal portraits taken to mark their existence and place in society.
The underlying thread that connects all these characters is the unusual circumstances that shape who they were and how they lived. Some of their origins are a complete mystery while others are hinted at.
A man is cursed by a goat, a strange furry being is discovered sleeping in a hedge, an engine driver can’t seem to stop vibrating in his sleep, a man overcomes his phobia of spiders, etc…
M.J. Lindo is a Bay Area artist. She paints her dreams, nightmares, and fantasies. MJ Lindo was born in Miami, grew up in Oklahoma, Canada, Nicaragua, but mostly California.