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You are Enough, Flaws & All | Script Tattoo | Behind the Scenes

I’d been thinking and praying for months about this. The concept rolling around my head and heart but not quite having the words to articulate what God had been pressing on me: I was made to be exactly who I am. Flaws and all. One of my scripture memory verses is 2 Corinthians 12:9: But […]

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Behind the Scenes: A Milk Bath Boudoir Session

Milk bath boudoir has fast grown to be my FAVORITE thing to shoot. I mean I love everything I shoot but this one pulls at my heartstrings a teeny bit more than most. When we first signed the lease at @thestudioatchelseacommons I told my hubs I needed something different. Some thing to challenge my artistic muscles […]

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Because YOU deserve it! | Norfolk VA Fine Art Boudoir Studio Behind the Scenes

Gift Giving. Don’t mistake this love language for materialism; the speaker of this language of love thrives on the thoughtfulness and effort behind the gift. They believe the perfect gift or gesture shows that you are known, you are cared for, and you are prized above whatever was sacrificed to bring the gift to you. One […]

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Confessions & Compliments | Yours Truly Portraiture Behind the Scenes

Not so secret. I started with a biz coach a few weeks ago. And it’s been AMAZING. If anyone is on the prowl for someone to rock their personal and professional world. Go talk to Ashley Gartland. Secret. Definitely secret. My biz coach unrooted something kinda deep. Our first chat we started talking about marketing. […]

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The Studio at Chelsea Commons | 2018 Remodel | Chesapeake VA Boudoir Photography Venue

Our gorgeous remodel is complete! I mentioned at the beginning of the year that we had a lot planned for Yours Truly Portraiture and one of those things was an overhaul of our studio! BEFORE: And now today – would ya look at these beautiful floors!? Our updates include: – New Floors – Our client […]

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Embracing the You Within | New Branding & Logos | Yours Truly Portraiture Behind the Scenes

Yours Truly Portraiture is about celebrating womanhood & embracing the you within. All the light and wonder you need found in your beautiful soul. My darling, YOU deserve this. A session with our studio is a luxe experience. The photos are just a small part of it, a wonderful part, but the rest is pretty […]

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