4
Apr

Days go by {+jo}

{photos and text by +Jo} I’m at a loss for words right now. I’ve been buried in Shakespearian texts for the past few weeks and as you may or may not have noticed I’ve been quoting the Bard lately. There are photos sitting and waiting to been shown to the world but I can’t seem […]

29
Mar
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Engagement Love | Susan & Brian {+jo}

{photos by +jo | Shakespeare Sonnet: 109}   O never say that I was false of heart, Though absence seemed my flame to qualify; As easy might I from myself depart As from my soul, which in thy breast doth lie: That is my home of love; if I have ranged, Like him that travels […]

26
Mar
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An Honest Surprise {+jo}

{Words and Photos | +jo} A simple beautiful Sunday afternoon. Tea lovers gather for a tea tasting at the cozy and well loved ZenTea.  A couple sits at the end of the bar gently sipping the array of tea lattes created fresh in front of them by the owner of the small tea house. It was unusually crowded for a […]

22
Mar
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The Tempest {week 3}

{Photos, words, video by +jo | music by the piano guys} This week was intense. So many things happened… I think I should break it down into different parts. Are you ready? Here we go.  {Rehearsal } There is always a beginning to every journey. This group of people fearlessly barged past any notion of […]

19
Mar
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a Mural {8}

{photos and words | +jo}   Holy Moly! This past week went by really fast. Ok, hope you’re ready for a simple tutorial on how to paint clouds. It really is pretty simple. {And, yes, I know you might not believe me at all… but trust me it is.}   What you need: 2 kinds […]

15
Mar
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The Tempest {week 2}

{Photos and Video by +jo} The second week of North Fulton Drama Club’s Steampunk Tempest’s rehearsals came and went rather quickly. It was filled with lots of Stephano, Trinculo and Caliban as their scenes were roughly blocked. Another scene blocked out was the romantic scene between Miranda and Ferdinand. Though… you won’t see any photos […]