HOW DID YOU GET STARTED MODELING?
It was a mix of my love for modeling/photography/horror. I do a lot of gory and really creative shoots. Ever since I was a child I've had a camera in my hand. It just evolved from photography into modeling quite quickly. Working both sides of the camera is amazing! I know what I'm doing in all aspects of the situation. It helps a lot when it comes to directing other models in photo shoots.
WHAT EXCITES YOU ABOUT MODELING?
Well, it's a couple different things. I love dressing up and being as oddly unique as I possibly can. I love the idea of being someone else for a little bit. Modeling was a good way for me to express a lot of my different talents. I've always been highly interested in playing with photography, makeup, clothing design and gore. I incorporate everything into modeling and it helps keep me sane, haha. =]
DO YOU COME FROM A BACKGROUND OF TRAINING IN THE ARTS?
My mother is a costume designer/seamstress and we have A LOT of musicians in the family. I came from more of a business background. My mom has always had vintage/costume stores that I've helped her run since I was a child. I'm the only writer/photographer/film maker/model in my family. I've always been the girl that completely stood out no matter where I am or who I'm with.
WHAT ARE YOUR FAVORITE TYPES OF OUTFITS TO MODEL IN?
Anything I've designed and made for myself. I love anything short and cute that doesn't get in the way. I also love cosplay, so dressing up as my favorite comic book/ game characters is a lot of fun! I also love being covered in fake blood.
WHAT ARE YOUR LEAST FAVORITES?
Anything uncomfortable because some outfits are more difficult to pose in, haha!
WHAT IS IT ABOUT TATTOOS THAT INTRIGUES YOU?
I've been inked since I was 13 years old. Being able to get something permanently inked on my skin that shows off what I adore in life is awesome to me. I plan on being completely covered one day. If I was born with rainbow skin it wouldn't be so bad, but since I wasn't I'll make my own. =]
ARE THERE ANY OTHER CREATIVE MEDIUMS YOU WORK IN?
Oh, absolutely! I'm a freelance photographer, writer, I make short horror/comedy movies, design clothing, live modeling, art shows, and I blog about horror movies.
WHAT KIND OF MUSIC DO YOU LIKE?
I listen to lot's of punk rock and Rockabilly. I can't just peg it down to one genre because I listen to so much different stuff. I go from classical to 80s to oldies. My favorite band is definitely Tura Satana!
WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO DO FOR FUN?
I love traveling and going on adventures. Tracking new locations to shoot pictures or movies at is one of my favorite things to do! The different places help inspire whatever project I happen to be working on. Of course there is photography, business or not it's still fun. I'm always out running around at concerts, art shows, conventions, and any other events that grab my attention. I love going out with friends in big cities and meeting new people. Anything where I'm out and about I just adore!
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