“Listening”, self-portrait, 2017.  Created for the Lens Culture Portrait Awards competition. This idea has been resting in my head for a while. I did take the shot through a mirror, rather than insert myself later. Will largely let it speak for itself except to say that there are times when I need to find the … Continue reading Listening

New Year, New Project

Well, I’ve been keeping this one under wraps from everyone except the few people involved, but am now sharing the first image from my next short film titled “Losing Time”. The story is told with my most unique imagery yet – and begs the question, “With so much sorrow, anger, and worry in the world, … Continue reading New Year, New Project

At Land – Maya Deren

Researching, brainstorming and otherwise seeking inspiration tonight and I always fall back to Maya Deren. She’s been the most consistent influence on me as a filmmaker and storyteller, and her experimental film AT LAND is definitely my favorite. I hear so many conversations in her visuals. In turn, I find myself often devising ways to tell stories without speaking, … Continue reading At Land – Maya Deren

Plan 9 from Outer Space – Cake

Had fun talking to Will McKinley about my horror-film inspired Halloween doll cakes, and how classic film influences my work. This year’s cake was Vampira from “Plan 9 from Outer Space” – with little tin foil flying saucer included.  Other cakes have been the Bride of Frankenstein and Carrie. Read the interview here: Thanks to … Continue reading Plan 9 from Outer Space – Cake