How To Create Photo Cards

How To Create Photo Cards

With all the photographs I have, I am on the constant lookout for fun ways to share some of my favorite images. One of the best ways I’ve discovered is by making Photo Cards. They are useful, inexpensive, personal, and always beautiful! There’s no knowing how many people will be blessed to see the photographs […]

The Great Glass Pumpkin Patch 2013

Posted by on Oct 28, 2013 in Events, Photography, Places, Scatter Joy Photos | No Comments
The Great Glass Pumpkin Patch 2013

Happy Autumn to All! One of my favorite fall festivities in the Bay Area is the Great Glass Pumpkin Patch. It is quite an exciting event and both glass blowers and glass lovers come from far and wide to be a part of it. There are literally thousands of glass pumpkins in every shape, size, […]

“Splendor of Autumn” Show at Main Street Cafe & Books

Posted by on Oct 1, 2013 in Exhibits, Photography, Scatter Joy Photos | No Comments
“Splendor of Autumn” Show at Main Street Cafe & Books

Now that autumn is here, I am wanting to see some gorgeous falls colors. Living in California we have some, but we don’t have much so for that very reason I am  excited to be a part of “The Splendor of Autumn” art show at The Main Street Café and Books in Los Altos. There […]

Visiting Hearst Castle

Posted by on Sep 25, 2013 in Photography, Places, Scatter Joy Photos | 4 Comments
Visiting Hearst Castle

Wow – this summer has been a whirlwind! I can’t believe it’s already over and Fall is already here! I want to share photos from one of my summer highlights: Hearst Castle. This year for my husband and my wedding anniversary, we took a road trip down to Pismo Beach to go ATV riding to […]

Garden Beauty

Posted by on Jul 24, 2013 in Photography, Portfolio, Scatter Joy Photos | No Comments
Garden Beauty

Summer is my favorite time of the year because gardens are at the height of their beauty. I love getting lost in a garden and surveying the progress of all the flowers and plants. I have spent many hours mesmerized as I photograph them. But there is another side of the garden that intrigues me […]

Through the Lens – PhotoCentral’s Photo Reception

Posted by on Jun 21, 2013 in Exhibits, Photography, Scatter Joy Photos | No Comments
Through the Lens – PhotoCentral’s Photo Reception

This past weekend was the opening reception of Through the Lens, a photo exhibit showcasing the final portfolios of my Foothill College photo class. With over 100 images covering PhotoCentral’s walls and 22 students with their complete portfolio boxes ready to share, it was quite an evening! There was so much art to be enjoyed […]

Winter + Allen’s Beautiful Carmel Beach Wedding

Posted by on May 24, 2013 in Events, Photography, Portraits, Scatter Joy Photos | No Comments
Winter + Allen’s Beautiful Carmel Beach Wedding

Recently one of my close friends, Winter, got married. After being engaged for just over a year, Winter had planned the perfect wedding ceremony on the beach in Carmel-by-the-Sea. It was simple, intimate, and oh so beautiful. A reflection of her relationship with her fiance, Allen. With only her closest family members and bridal party […]

In Focus – Foothill KCI Photo Show

Posted by on Apr 19, 2013 in Exhibits, Photography, Scatter Joy Photos | 4 Comments
In Focus – Foothill KCI Photo Show

My photography class (Kate Jordahl’s Photo 57B) opened our first big show yesterday! The show is called In Focus and will be running 4/17/13 – 5/17/13 at the KCI Gallery at Foothill College. The reception was a lot of fun! After so much work, it was nice to just relax and enjoy the fruit of […]

Joy within the Garden

Posted by on Mar 25, 2013 in Photography, Portfolio, Scatter Joy Photos | One Comment
Joy within the Garden

This last quarter, I have been working on a new photographic portfolio: Joy within the Garden It has been such a fun yet challenging process! There were so many steps between beginning and end. First there was selecting the portfolio theme, then the photos, then narrowing down the photos, then testing out papers for printing, […]

Spring Bursting Forth in Gamble Gardens

Posted by on Feb 21, 2013 in Photography, Places, Scatter Joy Photos | 4 Comments
Spring Bursting Forth in Gamble Gardens

I can’t help but be soooooo delighted when spring begins to awaken and it appears there is hope that this cold bitter winter has an end. On the way home from church on Sundays, we drive by a beautiful garden called the Elizabeth Gamble Gardens in Palo Alto. Quite often I ask my husband to […]