Monday, December 31, 2012

Meet the Designers: Vanessa from LBG Studios

Hello! I'm Vanessa and I blog over at {lbg studio}. A bit about me:

  • I'm a mom to an almost 5 year old little girl named Sydney. I usually call her Syd and she definitely keeps me on my toes!
  • I originally went to college to study Graphic Design and Photography but eventually graduated with a degree in Radiologic Technology. After a brief stint as a Rad Tech, I became a stay at home mom when my kiddo was born.
  • I'm a part time photographer these days and spend most of my free time sewing, designing sewing patterns, and chasing Syd around with my camera.
  • I'm an Army brat with a German mum and have lived all over the place; most recently (as in the last 21 years) the Deep South aka Alabama. I still feel a little like a fish out of water...
  • Things I love: my sewing machine, my camera, my iMac, sushi, books, coffee, and sleep
  • Despite several attempts to learn how to sew while in high school and college, I didn't really get the hang of it and stick with it until after Syd was born. I'd say I'm mostly self taught via the internet and all the amazing sewing/craft blogs out there. Blogging followed shortly thereafter. That led to wanting better photos for my blog and a renewed interest in photography...
And that's how I ended up here participating in PR&P! I'm very excited to be a part of this and look forward to spending some quality time with my sewing machine :)

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  1. Vanessa - the photography on your blog always looks awesome, and your daughter is adorable. Everyone this season is so multi talented!

  2. Hi Vanessa! I love your blog! I'm really looking forward to seeing your designs this season.

  3. Hola Vanessa! your blog is so inspiring!
    Thanks for your introduction, I also startes sewing when I became a mum and then a blog. I wish I could use my camera as you do though.
    Happy New Year!!

    1. Hola Maria! Thank you :) It just takes practice I think!

  4. Okay - your photography is amazing!! We visited the "Deep South" (aka: Opp, AL) the other day to fabric shop....and talked about / wondered if you ever stopped by to shop there. Good luck this season - we look forward to seeing your creations!

  5. Ooh I am terrible with my new camera! ahha. I can't wait to see your looks and especially your photos!!

  6. Love Vanessa and her blog!! Can't wait to see her creations )

  7. Glad to see you participating! I'll definitely be following along!

  8. Hi Vanessa!

    I am also in Alabama and am looking forward to following you this season. I am new to sewing and your blog is so inspirational. Good luck!


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