Shooting Today

My husband and I are currently collaborating on an art installation, and my part is slightly overdue. So this morning I find myself in the kitchen where the light is good but the timing is bad, shooting in a pop-up studio, ignoring a huge pile of dishes on the counter, while also trying to get two rambunctious kids dressed and out the door to preschool.

The Studio

It’s going well, I’d say.

Pop-Up Studio

Henry Climbing In

I don’t tend to share a lot about my process, on this blog or in person, preferring to show the finished product rather than the messes and mess-ups that happen on the way to making it. But on the other hand, I’m trying to teach my kids to persevere when things get difficult, and I think it can be helpful to share my challenges and mistakes and rejections.

I did take some pictures this morning. Here’s one:

Chain Cross

I will admit that Matthew is more confident in being able to produce a quality finished product than I am at this point, but he is kind of a genius at what he’s doing, and it will be interesting to watch this come together, at least.

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About rbpepper

Rebecca is an artist, writer, and photographer with degrees in Theater and Social Work, and is currently a Stay at Home Mom to her three kids. Some part of her house is always a mess, she lets her kids paint on the table and design their own costumes, and she makes excellent allergen-free cookies. She lives with her equally creative husband and children in a part of Virginia known for being "pretty close to Dulles Airport", and dreams of moving to an old farmhouse in New England.
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  1. Pingback: The Process Continues | Rebecca Breed Pepper

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