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Ashleigh • Photographer • Meet the Team at Whately Photography

Ashleigh • Photographer • Meet the Team at Whately Photography

Hi, I’m Ashleigh and I’m a photographer here at Whately Photography. I love the staff and also the wonderful clients we get to work with as well at Whately Photography. I always wanted to be a childcare worker because I always found children facinating and I always got along well with children, thats probably why.

Draw my life part 2 – Why am I called Shoo?

Draw my life part 2 – Why am I called Shoo?

My parents called me Hugh after after a friend of theirs who was my brother’s Godfather. This always confused me. I thought he was my Godfather and as he was not it might be one of the reasons I eventually rejected my given name. My Grandfather was a Church of England Vicar, so he christened

Draw My Life – Lord Vinheteiro

Draw My Life – Lord Vinheteiro

I, Lord Vinheteiro, started having piano lessons in the 80’s When I was just eight years old, with a little old lady, Her name was Lourdes. My greatest influence was the Woody Woodpecker, that frequently displayed great piano skills in the cartoon. But in those times, I was still appealed by hobbies more interesting than

DRAW MY LIFE – Anthony Padilla

DRAW MY LIFE – Anthony Padilla

I removed my last Draw My Life because so much in my life has changed and I feel like it’s finally time to talk about it. So here we go. I was an accident. My parents had me when they were really young. My mom was 20 and my dad was 22. They broke up

On Witch Watch at Castle Halloween Museum

On Witch Watch at Castle Halloween Museum

– Hello, my name is Pamela Apkarian-Russell and I am the Halloween Queen, which is my registered trademark, and this is Castle Halloween Museum. Welcome to Castle Halloween Museum! Ooh, lightning! This fireplace and mantle came from a miniature golf course in Windsor Locks, Connecticut. We have approximately 35,000 items here at the museum. 48

The Kubrick Files Ep. 4 – Kubrick’s Photography

The Kubrick Files Ep. 4 – Kubrick’s Photography

Before Stanley Kubrick began directing movies, he was a professional photographer for Look Magazine. His photos show his keen eye for composition and storytelling. Kubrick had once said that it was his experience as a photographer that often helped him as a filmmaker, so let’s take a look at Kubrick’s career in photography. On April

Rembrandt | Pioneer Printmaker

Rembrandt | Pioneer Printmaker

Rembrandt was held up as a master etcher within his lifetime. The most collectible printmaker. He was the first artist to produce a body of work made in etching and Rembrandt was really the first artist, a pioneer to create new works of art rather than reproductions. Rembrandt’s prints commanded high prices even in his

Earthgang | Before They Were Famous | Dreamville Artist

Earthgang | Before They Were Famous | Dreamville Artist

Before Earthgang would sign to Dreamville Records Before Twitter would compare Earthgang to Outkast, which lead to a cosign of the group from Big Boi himself And I have to say, the comparisons really need to stop. Outkast is legendary and EarthGang is building themselves into an incredible new group in the game. But let

How This Tattoo Artist Is Helping Others Heal From Trauma

How This Tattoo Artist Is Helping Others Heal From Trauma

– People have been getting tattoos since day one for a reason. Some do it for expression and identity. Some do it just because it’s cool which in my mind is just as valid. Some people use them as mementos and others get tattoos to heal painful memories. Come here, come on. My name is

The naked lady that changed the rules of art

The naked lady that changed the rules of art

In the 1800s, most paintings looked like this. Muted colors, complex scenes, and lots of mythological stuff. But in 1865 something came along that was so different, it caused shock and horror and outrage. “ the body’s putrefying color recalls the horror of the morgue.” “a skeleton dressed in a tight-fitting tunic of plaster.” “takes