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I made a mistake. I admit it, plain and simple. I messed up. Oops. Thankfully, I’m a PRO at making mistakes, so I was able to recover quickly and painlessly, from this one anyway. If you’re interested in peeking behind the curtain of my brand, and watching the very human person humbly recovering from her […]

How To Recover From A Mistake In Business

November 30, 2019

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You’ve done it! You’ve reached the end of your studies, and I’m over here at the edge of my seat, shouting out a wild and resounding ‘congratulations’ to you for all of your hard work. I hope you relish in this feeling of accomplishment as you close one chapter of your life and open another, […]

May 15, 2019

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In 2009 when I started college, and I chose graphic design as a major, because I was told “there are no jobs in painting and drawing.” Even though that’s obviously a false statement, I believed those advisors (ahem and my parents) and got started learning the basics of the graphic arts. While I was in […]

The Career I Never Knew I Wanted

October 23, 2018

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I live in New Orleans, Louisiana, aka The Big Easy. This place is littered with gorgeous historic buildings like antebellum plantations, shaded in 200 year-old Oak trees with Spanish moss dripping from their massive branches. The barns and slave quarters on the properties still stand and are pristinely maintained. While these buildings may seem unconventional […]

October 23, 2018

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I’ve been struggling with an identity crisis lately. Not the kind where I wonder who I am – I know exactly who I am. It’s more of a brand issue. You see, a few years back, when I started my business, I had to think of a name to call it. I wrote down and […]

From Torregrossa to Gaffney & That Whole Transition

October 23, 2018

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I'm Stephanie, a bubbly artist and creative entrepreneur from South Louisiana. I live life to the fullest every day by capturing YOUR most precious moments on canvas.

Although I spend most of my time covered in paint, my side hustle is maintaining the posh living standard that my three XL dogs and one tiny kitty cat require. My husband, Chris, is by far my best friend and the sounding board for all my crazy ideas. Can anyone else relate?

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I'm Stephanie, a fine artist and entrepreneur in South Louisiana, best known for my live wedding and event paintings. 

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