Model Olivia Daylor- Senior Prom- St. Louis Union Station

I attend this amazing photography conference every year in St. Louis at the Union Station Hotel. It’s quite the incredible place. It looks like a castle from the outside and has so many hidden locations and gorgeous spots to photograph in. I attend every year with one big idea and a bunch of little ones. I do this in order to build my portfolio, to learn new techniques and to work on my weaknesses. One of my impromptu shoots was {Read More}

Fashion Friday Story with Cents of Style

This post include affiliate link. When you click and purchase I receive a percentage back for inspiring you. I only share things I love and want you to love them also. Welcome to April’s Fashion Friday Story with Cents of Style. I truly love these days of the month. Cents of Style is a company that is rooted in faith and love. They really come with some inspiring items and the shop is always fresh. My most favorite is definitely {Read More}

Aurora, IL. Senior Photographer Lauren D. Oswego East High school

Today’s Senior isn’t just another Senior to me. She’s Lauren, she’s an amazing teenager who helps out in her community and church, she’s a great teenager role model for my daughter, she’s a killer dancer and she’s one of my favorite people. I’m so happy to have Lauren on my rep team this year. She’s my first Senior this year and wow was her shoot fun and totally EPIC! When going through the photos to choose the best ones I {Read More}

Aurora, IL. Childrens Photographer- First Communion

Hey there! I’m Latrice, an Aurora, IL. Childrens Photographer. A few weekends ago I had the chance to photograph a sweet girl who was preparing for her first holy communion. We are a catholic family so I know how this event means for a child growing up in the church. I’ve know this family for a long time so I was happy to do it. Here are a few of my favorites. Trees were still just blooming but we found {Read More}

May Arts and Graphic 45

This week May Arts and Graphic 45 are teaming up to share some great projects with you! Here is the full line up in case you missed it. Monday Amy Rysavy Christina Colón DeeDee Catron Tuesday Gini Williams Cagle Jen Shears Jenifer Cowles Wednesday Jennifer Davey Karen Baker Karen Hanson Thursday Latrice Murphy <—– You are here! Lori Williams Michele Kosciolek Friday Rebecca VanDeMark Tami Mayberry Terri Burson Tracy McLennon My project today started with the packaging from the paper pad {Read More}

May Arts and Card Maker Magazine

Welcome to the May Arts and Card Maker Magazine Valentines blog hop. You should’ve made your way here from Karen Hanson’s blog. There is so much to check out so lets get started. If you didn’t start at the beginning of the hop then don’t forget to do than when you’re ready to leave here. I’ve linked the entire list for you below. My project today is a fun card with my take on yarn art. Here is what I {Read More}

May Arts Kids Crafts

Welcome to another fun Friday hop leading up to Christmas! Today a group of us are sharing Kids Crafts.  You should have come on over from Jen Shears blog.  Today I’m sharing a fun Kids Craft idea I came across on Pinterest that is easy enough for your kids to make and makes and awesome gift for school aged kids as well. Take a look below. Here’s what you’ll need: 1.5″ Hot Pink Grosgrain with White Oval 331-22 5/8″ Cotton {Read More}

Tombow USA and Clique Kits are hopping!

Hi and Welcome to the Holiday Blog Hop with Tombow USA and Clique Kits! We have a great lineup of Holiday projects created with Tombow USA Adhesives and the Clique Cards Holiday Edition Kit! In addition to all this amazing inspiration we have two amazing super prizes! I have to say this was a gorgeous kit. I had not had a chance to use the PhotoPlay collections yet so this was a total treat. I used my kit for a {Read More}

31 Days of Brush Lettering Practice

Welcome to my 31 Days of Brush Lettering practice. I will share here on the blog on Mondays and Wednesdays.  Although today is Tuesday I wanted to get us started off. If you don’t already go over to Instagram and follow me. http://www.instagram.com/latriceunique I will share images and short videos daily. Also you will want to search and follow these three ladies who I find truly amazing. Their work is stunning and their Instagram feeds are to die for. I {Read More}

Blitsy’s Golden Scissors Blog Hop & sneak peeks!

Hey crafters! Welcome to the Blitsy Golden Scissors Blog Hop! Each blog in this hop is giving away a pair of Golden Scissors, which means you have 14 chances to win! You definitely want a pair of the Golden Scissors because then you’ll be entered into the grand prize drawing for $1000 to spend at Blitsy or a year’s worth of craft supplies! You should have gotten to me from Laurel’s blog- Paper Craft by Laurel. If you need to start {Read More}