Sink or swim

Sink or swim

What do you do when the status quo says sink or swim, but you’d give anything to go in with arm floaties first? When I took Copernicus to his first vet visit last week, my vet urged me to find opportunities for him to socialize with other dogs and puppies daily. I...

My pup’s first photoshoot

Today, as I was on my way out the door to walk Copernicus, I grabbed my SLR so that I could snap a couple shots to use as the basis for a portrait. It’s so rare that I get to work from my own images, and I’d completely forgotten how much fun it is to...

Puppy days

There was quite a lot I meant to get done last week. But something, or someone to be specific, got in the way. And who can blame him? Who could focus on doing paperwork, running errands, and unpacking those last few lingering boxes when… …there’s...

We’re getting a puppy!

You have no idea how hard it’s been to keep this a secret. But I bit my tongue and bided my time, waiting for just the right moment to announce it…and here it is. Friends, as of yesterday morning, it’s officially official…we’re finally getting a dog! Yesterday...

Hi there! I'll be taking maternity leave during the summer of 2018. If you'd like a pet portrait during this time, feel free to drop me a note (awillsie@gmail.com) and I'll let you know as soon as I'm back to the studio. Thanks!