Archive for October, 2008

Happy Halloween from Storyville!

From all of the Storyvillains in Austin and Baton Rouge, we wish you a happy and safe Halloween!  Whether you’re on Sixth Street, Carlotta Street or somewhere else tonight, have a scary good time and make it home in one piece.

Storyville helps legalize Carlotta Street Block Party

On Friday night, Baton Rouge will celebrate a Halloween tradition — the Carlotta Street Block Party. On the streets of Ivanhoe, State and Carlotta, people will parade around in some of the craziest costumes that you’ve ever seen.  And this year, thanks to the North Gate Merchants Association, the Carlotta Street Block Party is street [...]

5 Days of Austin Shoots — It’s a Wrap!

Well, we did it.  Five straight days of model shoots in Austin.  Man, we are tired!  But we got some amazing photos. We’d like to say thanks to Tuesday’s models… Kim Doan, Paulie Nguyen, Christina Tran, Trevor Goodchild, Valerie Gunnoe, Nina Lu, Vu Le and Sharon Mettler. And we can’t forget about Monday’s models… Deniz Gerecci, Martin [...]

Storyville Austin’s 5 Days of Model Shoots, 2 down, 3 to go…

On Thursday and Friday, Storyville Austin hosted two model shoots using four photographers and seven models.  Lauren Carlson, Jackline Trinh, Nina Lu, Darin Moore, Justin Samuel, Wendell Dela Cruz and Nisha Skariah modeled while Jenelle Dronkers, Matt Dronkers, Gabriel Harvey and I took turns behind the camera. The photos from these shoots will begin popping up online in [...]

Storyville Baton Rouge conducts Thursday shoot at the LSU fishing dock

On Thursday evening, a group of new and old Storyville models met up on a LSU dock at the University Lakes to get some really cool shots. Storyville models, Tyler Heath, Jillian Daguil, Keely Schneider, Stuart Watkins, and Maurie Hooton all rocked out their t-shirts at the dock. Look for these picks to show up on the website very soon.

See 11 bonus photos from Uncommon Thread 2007

I just stumbled across 11 more images from the Uncommon Thread Wearable Art Show 2007.  Click here to see them.  I posted these “bonus photos” on Facebook. The second annual Uncommon Thread Wearable Art Show will be held this Saturday night at 8 pm at the Louisiana State Musem in downtown Baton Rouge.  Click here [...]

See 34 photos of UnCommon Thread 2007 by 225 Magazine

  On October 12, 2007, the first annual UnCommon Thread Wearable Art Show was held in downtown Baton Rouge. 225 Magazine was there to capture the show in all of its unusual glamour and beauty. Here are the photos (posted on Facebook), republished just in time for the second annual show. UnCommon Thread 2008 will be [...]

See Rebekah Harvey’s pics from the Jeff Roedel Photo Shoot

On Sunday, September 28, 2008, Baton Rouge writer Jeff Roedel stepped in as guest photographer at a scheduled Storyville photo shoot. Rebekah Harvey was also armed with a camera. Rebekah took some great pics too, and got some fun, behind-the-scenes shots.  We posted 30 of them on Facebook.  Go here to see Rebekah’s pics.  They rock.  Especially [...]

The UnCommon Thread Wearable Art Show is Saturday night in downtown Baton Rouge

On Saturday, October 18, at 8 pm at the beautiful Louisiana State Museum, the public is invited to watch a live presentation of the entries selected to be in the second annual Uncommon Thread Wearable Art Show. Dancers lead by Micaela Marchand, music by DJ Otto and the LSU Gospel Choir will visually carry a [...]

Big Thanks to the NO Craft Mafia

  Yesterday, Storyville Baton Rouge had a great time hosting the New Orleans Craft Mafia. Four members of the Craft Mafia paid a visit to Storyville on Friday to put on an awesome Trunk Show!  Amazing hand-made wallets, t-shirts, clocks, jewelry, bags, prints, and lots more were rocking out on Chimes Street. (Baton Rouge was impressed.) [...]