Moody Peas- A Lesson in Photography and Writing- Plated Stories Workshop

Chinon Plated Stories April 2015-163

In photography, it’s important to push your boundaries, challenge yourself.  Look at things differently; think about lighting, angle, composition. Adjust your focus. In general, my photos tend to be light and airy, bright and colorful for the most part. So it was quite a challenge to attempt the first photo assignment given by our gifted…

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A Recipe for Inspiration- Plated Stories Workshop

Hotel Diderot

If ever there were a place to become inspired, it is in France.  Artists, poets, and writers have all flocked to Paris for centuries in search of inspiration. And while Paris certainly conjures up a multitude of inspiration inducing thoughts, there is a small city in the Loire Valley along the banks of the Vienne…

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