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April 23,2013

April 23rd, 2013

I have been very sick for about the past 3 weeks partly due to my asthma and sadly have not been able to keep up on FAA or my FB. I just happened to look today at FAA and saw that I had my first sale yesterday ! ! I am so excited that even with a los... 

April 4, 2013

April 4th, 2013

Oh my gosh, I just took a step back at my work over the past week or two and I really added quite the variety. Seems I have been in quite a rare mood but I'll take that rare mood over the normal blah! Spring seems like she is finally upon us and I am... 

March 26, 2013

March 26th, 2013

So today is another day, Easter is just around the corner and spring weather too. I can't wait for the warm weather to begin so I can begin a new year of adventures and new sites with new photographs and art work!  

March 7, 2013

March 7th, 2013

So I got the news last month but didn't want to share it with everyone until it happened.... on March 1st I had a photograph published in Under the Hat Magazine! This is really exciting news for me and even now that I have seen it and its been severa... 

Feb. 18, 2013

February 18th, 2013

Well I decided to start my first contest late last night. I hope it goes over well as West Virginia has some great history and beautiful sites. Good luck to all that enter! Hey this is kinda fun! :) 

Feb. 14, 2013 Under The Hat

February 14th, 2013

I try to enter contests frequently and this time it really paid off. I am so excited to say that Under The Hat magazine has chosen one of my images to publish in next month's issue! I have surpassed excited as this will be my first published photogra... 

Feb. 8,2013

February 8th, 2013

Enjoying my FAA groups and staying busy adding more photographs today. Working on getting more likes on the Trueheart Photography face book page and entering contests. Yes I am very busy today!  


February 7th, 2013

Always some thing exciting! Finally started myself a new face book page dedicated strictly to my photography. 


February 4th, 2013

Braved the snow to get home from work today. In our area we are supposed to get just a few inches but my vehicle isn't exactly snow ready. I'm glad that I had my camera with me as I got a couple of shots I have really been wanting to get but had to w... 

Feb.1, 2013

February 1st, 2013

Such a great surprise tonight! "Stopped In Time" was Mega Featured in the Self Taught Artists group. It was such a wonderful surprise. I am hopeful there will be more good things such as this to come. 

Jan 27, 2013

January 27th, 2013

Another exciting day! Added several new photos and joined another group and entered a few more contests. I have so many photographs it is difficult to decide which photographs to start uploading first. Today I chose more along the Ohio River and I am... 

Jan. 25, 2013

January 25th, 2013

Excited to become a member of Fine Art America- I am looking forward to many positive things to come.