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[GET CREATIVE]


I want to tell you a story.

Actually—it's your story.

You're going to love it, and I know your audience will want to hear it, too.

As a Creative Consultant in Louisiana, I live for collaboration, for telling other people's stories. So let's do something special.

LET'S GET CREATIVE TOGETHER...

 
  Photo by Murray Rodger.

Photo by Murray Rodger.

 

[Connect] ~ Journal@wondersouth.com

[Follow] ~ InstagramTwitter

[Listen] ~ Interview on ArtUp Bootcamp

[Review] ~ Curriculum Vitae

 
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[WORDS]


[WORDS]


Need a magazine article, web copy or social media content?

I tell stories that resonate, with experience as Editor-in-Chief of 225 magazine—the city culture publication of Baton Rouge, Louisiana—and my work as Co-Founder and Editorial Director for Wonder South: Journal & Dry Goods and its website Surplus & SightI've also created and continue to produce two regular columns: The Creatives, published by InRegister, and Louisiana Made, published by Louisiana Life.

My experience includes years of producing narrative features, interviews, cover packages, news articles and reviews covering the arts, entrepreneurship, nonprofits, culinary industry, celebrities, events, outdoors, social issues and more for national and regional publications—including New York, Paste and Gambit, among others.

A flip through our second issue! Lovely music is by Escondido. WonderSouth.com
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[films]


[films]


Need A commercial, MUSIC VIDEO OR EVENT FOOTAGE?

I manage dynamic video projects start-to-finish, for commercial, documentary, magazine, event, family and more. To watch and learn more about my award-winning short film FOREVER WAVES, visit here.

Services include:

• Brand messaging
• Script writing
• Directing
• Promotion

 

 

• Scheduling
• Crew hiring and management
• Location scouting and procurement
• Music supervising and placement

With nonprofit relief supplies group LA Flood Love and her own Gillis Grain, maker Natalie Binford is making an impact after disastrous flooding in Louisiana. (A Wonder South x M35 Films collaboration)
Wonder South and M35 Films continue our makers series with this feature on Beka Burch and her Priceless Collection which helps fight human trafficking across the globe.

Handcraft Makers Series - Episode 1 - Produced in partnership with M35 Films.

Spoken Word poetry by Donney Rose for the Arts Council's Ebb & Flow Festival.

Workshops promo for Amy Shutt Photography.

Tankproof fundraising promo for Ask the Thomas Bros.

A day hike with Blake, photographer Audrey Dawson on the lens. Featuring our Classic Logo Tee, and the Paw-Paw and Flower Child caps. WonderSouth.com
In collaboration with M35 Films, Wonder South follows Caroline Rogers' journey to interior design, using salvaged materials, welding skills, a creative eye for color and texture, and her own furniture craft to bring new life to old homes in New Orleans.

Forever Waves teaser trailer.

Sirens music video for England in 1819.

Sundance Film Festival 2014 for 225.

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[STRATEGIES]


[STRATEGIES]


Need a content plan for your target audience, staff or potential hires?

I help grow Louisiana's economy by writing, directing and producing video content and visual assets for some of the state's top corporations, industries and educational entities, including Fortune 500 companies, through Louisiana Economic Development's innovative FastStart program.

My projects have earned awards nationally and internationally, and FastStart itself has been recognized as the "gold standard" by Business Facilities magazine. As Media Producer, my satisfied clients include IBM, Bell Helicopter, CenturyLink, Louisiana State University, Louisiana Tech University, CSRA Inc., Drax Biomass, Elmer Candy, Epic Piping, Louisiana Board of Regents, and more.

Read more about FastStart.

 

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Direction


Need art direction or a Creative consultation?

I help artists, businesses and entrepreneurs define their identity and tell their story, through words, images and branding initiatives. I have years of experience art directing photo and video shoots, through idea conception, casting, location scouting, photographer hiring and collaboration, hair and makeup artist hiring, image editing and more. Need a photoshoot, commercial or creative project to look better and come together smoothly and timely? I will make it happen! Clients include 225, MYK Management, K.Frame designer clothing and a variety of creatives, actors and models. 

Behind the Scenes ~ Product Launch

(Cinematography & Editing by Nick Arnold)

Selected photography / visual projects:

 

 

 

 

 
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[WONDER]


[WONDER]


Want to connect about a maker, a conservationist or special place in the Deep South?

As Co-Founder and Editorial Director for Wonder South, I oversee the production of our quarterly journal and social media content. Working with my partner Jeff Beck, I engage in creative collaborations with artists from across the South and with our conservation allies in Louisiana. I also assist in the promotion and management of all Wonder South events and educational initiatives.

 

Wonder South's Mission:

 "To foster creative community, inspire bold stewardship of our environment and culture, and encourage daily adventure."

 

For more information, visit WonderSouth.com.

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[CONTACT]


[CONTACT]


 

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