Next weekend, September 27th and 28th, I will be opening my studio to the public to share my work and discuss my process. I'll have a collaborative project that visitors can work on with me and seasonal refreshments like apple cider donuts and coffee. Yum.
Amber Marlow will never be a landscape photographer. She believes in love and friendship and her whole life's work focuses on capturing the joy in relationships. Amber specializes in portraits, elopements, and intimate weddings.
Inspiration is an essential part of making things. Looking at the world around us and letting the bits and pieces that we discover permeate our subconscious is an excellent way to push ourselves into new creative territory. These are a few things that are inspiring me right now.
At the beginning of March something unusual happened. At the separate recommendations of two different friends, I took a collage workshop with local artist Jonathan Talbot. I had no expectations and thought it would be a fun weekend making some art. It certainly was, but it was also so much more.
Hawaii is a place of raw energy. It is filled with beautiful, friendly people. We saw symbols everywhere: caves, waterfalls, islands, turtles, whales, snails, an eclipse, mountains, valleys and rainbows. We walked on earth that was younger than we were. It is a place of destruction and creation and we went there looking for a place to do a little healing together.