One thing that I have so greatly enjoyed about our time in Chicago has been how much the artists here do to encourage and challenge each other. It's such a beautiful thing to have friends partner with other friends on projects, exchange services for each other's benefit, and networking together.
I am happy to say that there is a new artist who has been added to the circle, and that is my sweet friend, Kathryn Eastham. I met Kathryn about one year ago, and shortly after we met she shyly confided in me her dream of being a florist. It's a shame how many of us give up on our dreams because we think them so unlikely. However....
Here we are one year later, and Kathryn has officially begun her floral business. I am so incredibly thankful that I received a front row seat to this growth and transition in a sweet friend.
We collaborated on a project together, asking some of the beautiful women in our lives to model, complete with a bottle of rose, and some great girl-power music. This is what we came up with: