32 Years of Teaching

I have been a photographic artist and educator for thirty plus years. I am now looking back at years of wonderful students that enriched my life, but also looking forward to some me time to do my work. Most workshops are on hold. Stay tuned.


Mordançage, June and Nov 2017 Beijing China

Mordançage, Unveiling the Beauty Beijing, China

June 17-21, 2017 waitlist

November 4-8, 2017 waitlist

These workshops are sponsored by Gold Street Studios, Trentham East, Australia. I had the honor of teaching three of these...


Movement and Dance, Oakland CA

Movement and Dance, July 28 and July 29

Oakland, CA

As a child I always wanted to be a dancer. Today, I live through the beauty and grace of the many different dancers that I have come to know. Join me in this special workshop of photographing dancers as they move through a studio...


The Sensual Image, October 4-9, 2017 San Miguel

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Artists throughout history have been compelled to make art using the human figure as a subject, and San Miguel de Allende, with its inspiring colonial charm, provides an inviting backdrop to...


February 5-12, 2018 Camagüey, Cuba

Camagüey, Cuba February 5-12, 2018

I have been blessed to conduct multiple workshops in Havana, Cuba through the Santa Fe Photographic Workshops over the past 4 years. We covered dance, music and workshops involving the courageous woman of Cuba. The people I met were always amazing. I will...


Mordançage, Unveiling the Beauty, August 13-19, 2017 ME

Mordançage, Unveiling the Beauty with Elizabeth Opalenik

August 13-19, 2017 Rockport, ME

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We shall begin with a brief history of the mordançage process and share the work...


Mordançage, August 27-Sept, 2017 Condon MT

Mordançage, Photographers Formulary, Condon MT

August 27-Sept 1, 2017


In this workshop we shall begin with a brief history of the mordançage process and the work of Jean Pierre Sudre, the French...