Last month was a busy one, photographically speaking! I was very pleased and humbly grateful to have three different photos featured! Wow! Yay!
Early last month, I ventured to the Capitol – for the purpose of picture-taking, as well as looking for (an)other place(s) to have a show (my first show was last October, in a local coffee shop). I wasn’t expecting to get TWO shows booked, but Fair Trade Coffee Shop on State Street in Madison has booked me for two three-month shows: in their back room from December ’09 through February ’10, and again in the main room from January ’11 through March ’11!
Additionally, I have been asked to submit a sampling of my best work to an agent.
I also spoke with a gallery owner recently, who has requested tha
So, I am one week into a month-long show of my photography. My very first exhibit!…
I have 65 photos up at Pleasant Street Coffeehouse, (an upscale coffee shop in downtown Beloit, WI) and I realized five days into the show that one of my photos was actually hanging on the wall upside-down! HOW EMBARRASSING IS THAT?! Fancy little water droplets, falling up. (I debated changing the title of the thing to “Forget Newton”)
Anyway, I was able to get that little disaster taken care of (nobody apparently noticed, and if they did, I guess they attributed it to creative license?) So far all the show feedback has been very positive (but there have been no sales, or job calls – yet) … I think it’s a difficult time to get into photography sales, with the local economy throwing everybody’s finances