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Into My Life in Maine

This is so exciting Into My Life is going to be at the Camden International Film Festival, September 13 - 16 2018.  Who would have thought a box of film....no wait in 1962, my Mother never would have thought her interest in film would have traveled so far and met with so many great opportunities. This is a great honor to be in collaboration with Grace, Ivana, and Sarah, and and and Union Docs.....PS a BIG shout out to Dijifi who I began converting the film to digital formats....it has been an extraordinary experience, that I am so grateful for.

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The Sketchbook Project

One Thursday a friend invited me to The Brooklyn Art Library, which has nothing to do with the Public Library.  It is a completely creative experience. They have over 40,000 sketchbooks on their shelves and 20,000 in their digital library.   The day we were there, they were preparing for a wedding, which was unique because it was a Thursday afternoon....not even after work...smart couple, to save lots of money. The staff were great and they answered many questions.  It was a great place to get inspiration and also leave a little of your own.

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World Bride Magazine

World Bride Magazine  "provides informative editorial content that seeks to motivate a “thinking outside of the box” approach that prepares a woman not just for the wedding day and the honeymoon… but also for the voyage beyond." This magazine is still going strong and you can pick up your copy now, http://worldbridemagazine.com/buy-world-bride-magazine/ This was back in 2008    

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The Day Is Here

My Aunt Nona's little Geoffrey Beene gold beaded dress is now on display at the Museum of the City of New York.  The exhibition is Mod New York, Fashion Takes a Trip.....and you can bop and bounce through the exhibit listening to the sound track of the time.  The exhibit features designers Geoffrey Beene, Ruby Bailey, Pauline Trigére, and more. Mod NY Thru April 2018 Museum of the City of NY 1220 Fifth Ave (at 103rd Street) See the Geoffrey Beene Dress journey The Dresses Delivering the Dress

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