As I prep new work, I wanted to do one last revisit of a shoot from last year as I received NEW pics from the photographers Kim Ackerman and Ken Schmidt!
There are times when I, quite frankly, manage to pull creativity out of my, ahem, behind. I was approached to do this shoot during the same time I had a one night show at the Science Center, a month long Steampunk Broken Hearts Ball at 1900 Park that included an art opening, a party/multi-media entertainment and fashion show, and unfortunately, the passing of my sister after a long battle with MS. She died on Easter the night before the shoot. Sometimes when I’m suffering the most, I manage to crank out the best work. This was one of those scenarios. And with the support and artistry of the models and photographers, stunning magic ensued.
Enjoy the photos and the video link from my YouTube channel. Kim’s photos are marked with Vogue Portrait Studios (Ken’s are not).
Designer Stylist: Victoria L. Szulc (me)
Kim Ackerman-Vogue Portrait Studio
Ken Schmidt-Oread Studios
Make-up/Hair: Kim Ackerman, Erika Marie
Erin Leigh Pribyl
Madison Kae Scroggin
Video with some outtakes from my on my YouTube channel:
Want to purchase shots? Links to the shoot in Beaux Couture Magazine:
As always, thank you for reading!
-Feb art show, details coming…Steampunk III
-Spring-AKC Museum of the Dog group show
-June 2018-Book Releases, watch this space!
-Labor Day Weekend 2018-Big River Steampunk Festival
-If you would like to be on my newsletter list, please message me your email. The newsletter goes out 4-6 times a year. That’s it. No daily spam filling your email box.
-Please support me at gofundme/passionateartist!
-A brief reminder-the vampire collection “The First Ten Bites” is here on Amazon and now on kindle too!:
The First Ten Bites, Black and White Edition: The Vampire’s Little Black Book Series, v. 1-10 https://www.amazon.com/dp/1978093241/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_kzm4zb0KAZABG
The kindle e-short stories will soon be gone forever. They are $.99 until then.
Steampunk!!!-THE LADY HAS ARRIVED AT HER DESTINATION-“Strax and the Widow”, its sequel, “Revenge and Machinery”, and the spinoff “A Long Reign” are on Amazon and Kindle. My amazon author page link:
Or buy on Etsy: -I have plenty of copies of “Strax and the Widow” and “Revenge and Machinery” and the Amazon bestseller “A Long Reign” in the Etsy store. To get an inscribed/signed copy, message me through the Etsy store. Books are $20 each or $35 for both.
-A Sleepy Book of Dogs is now available on Amazon as well. Great for the pooch lovers!
-Like on Facebook-The Countess, Official Fanpage of Victoria L. Szulc
-Follow on Twitter-@TheCountessSP
-YouTube-The SP Countess, link to one of my videos here: https://youtu.be/jEz9QSInhWg
-On Pinterest-Victoria Szulc (nee Schultz)