KCFW held it’s first-First Friday promotional event. Their purpose was to invite the community in to see the behind-the-scenes working of a photo shoot, a glimpse of what backstage will look like this fall. There was.......
Clothing (it was nice to meet many of the designers in a casual atmosphere without the crazy rush, excitement and anxiety of a pending runway show):
|Christian Micheal from 2012, Brittany of BMDesigns with Michelle of Little Shell Designs and Kris Hanke - photographer, Justin Callaghan - hair stylist|
|Palettes and instruments of Jennifer Sullivan Cassidy|
Model (from start to finish):
|Model Angela Faith in BMDesigns, Hair Stylist Evyn Fulkerson, Layne - photographer|
And of course, Photographers:
As he is listing off his many *accomplishments, including local political positions, I can’t help but wonder if he’s ever stopped, or if he ever sleeps. It appears that he has a love of knowledge and life that drive him to keep going, to keep making things better – whether it’s a client’s way-of-life or a city’s commerce.
He’s intelligent and likable, and I can’t help but wonder if he has ever not succeeded in winning a person over. He was, after all, the captain of the baseball team.
I begin to understand why Teisha (pronounced Tee-sha) was the first person he thought of to lead KCFW. Teisha is personable and down-to-earth. At one of the model castings months ago, I asked her to give us an example of how a model should walk. She didn’t hesitate, and she did it without haughtiness or arrogance. She also never hesitates to answer my numerous questions (which I appreciate.) Kris is the same way – oh, he will fool you with his little swagger walk and the way he carries himself – but he’s also smart, funny and down-to-earth (and has the cutest curly-haired daughter!)
After spending time with Phil, Teisha, Kris, Layne and the rest of the team, I am positive that KCFW will continue to be more and more successful as it grows. Good luck and congratulations!
*“But can he sing?” The one question I failed to ask......
For more information or to buy tickets for KCFW, please visit KCFashionWeek.com.
These photographs and more can be found here.