My Journey To COLORS Textile Products If you have followed along on my photography journey over the last 8+ years you know that I've had a long-time dream of putting my abstract style images on textiles for a branded line of
Amazon Biospheres Snow Globe Photo Go Viral To Close Out 2016...and open 2017! Several weeks ago I told you about the awesome birthday surprise and the Jeff Bezos tweet of my "snow globe" photo of the Amazon Biospheres. It was fun and exciting and that tweet got a lot of attention! 1.1k likes as of last week! A wow moment for me and I'm grateful to Jeff Bezos for sharing it and kicking off a bit of a domino effect as GeekWire picked up the photo tweet and featured it and my website. That was a surprise too! Hey, December...I LIKE your surprises! I reached out to the GeekWire reporter to send a thanks for featuring and the next thing I knew a follow-up interview was scheduled and there I was sitting down telling my story and talking about the Amazon Biospheres for a more detailed GeekWire feature.
If you've followed my melissaAnne COLORS brand over the years you know that I have always had plans and dreams of putting my abstract images on home products. Well, this Summer it officially happened! I am excited to team with my talented design friend Debi Lilly of Debi Lilly Designs for Safeway for one of her Summer 2016 candles. Before I show you the candle, let's go WAY back to 2012 and my first visit to the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival. I still remember how in awe I was when I drove through the Valley and saw row after row of tulips. And, how when I walked into one of the showcase tulip farms I was overjoyed by the color and opportunities for photography. Here is the Impressionist style photo of the tulip fields that is now "going places" with Debi Lilly Designs for Safeway.