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family of three standing in a field during fall 2020 mini sessions

2020 Fall Mini Sessions Recap

Fall 2020 Mini Sessions Recap Grace Creatives struck gold in the weather department for fall 2020 mini sessions! Typically during the fall, families are ready to cozy up in sweaters and long pants, but for Saturday’s minis, the weather was sunny and 80 degrees! On Sunday, it was another perfect day with a slight overcast and weather in the 70s where the sunshine popped out just at the end for… Read More »2020 Fall Mini Sessions Recap

Wauwatosa Newborn Photographer

Milwaukee Six-Month Photos | Harrison David

Milwaukee Six-Month Photos | Harrison David This blog post is dedicated to another milestone update with Harrison David. Happy Six Months! This little guy was just starting to sit-up on his own during the days leading up to his six-month photos with Grace Creatives. As you might be able to tell in the photos below, he loves putting things in his mouth and is all about making noises. 🙂 The smiles… Read More »Milwaukee Six-Month Photos | Harrison David

Photo of couple standing under tree at Fox Brook Park

Fall Maternity Session at Fox Brook Park | Ellie + Mike

Fall Maternity Session at Fox Brook Park | Ellie + Mike At the beginning of October, I met up with Ellie and Mike at Fox Brook Park in Brookfield to document their fall maternity session! Although the weather was a little cool and misty, the fall colors were on full display and I loved that the park was quiet. Once their daughter arrives, they will transition from a family of… Read More »Fall Maternity Session at Fox Brook Park | Ellie + Mike

Racine Wedding Photographer

Meadowbrook Country Club Wedding | Morgan + Leeland

Meadowbrook Country Club Wedding | Morgan and Leeland Morgan and Leeland were married on a sunny September day and hosted their wedding celebrations at Meadowbrook Country Club in Mt Pleasant, Wisconsin. As one would expect from its name, the venue is located on a luscious green golf course! Additionally, they have a beautiful indoor ceremony space. The space has cathedral ceilings and a grand fireplace. During Morgan and Leeland’s ceremony,… Read More »Meadowbrook Country Club Wedding | Morgan + Leeland

Boerner Botanical Gardens Engagement Session

Boerner Botanical Gardens Engagement Session

Boerner Botanical Gardens Engagement Session | Shawna + Weston Would you believe that Shawna and Weston have known each other since middle school? They mostly dated on and off in high school. Then, after reconnecting later in life they realized it was meant to be! During the summer of 2020, they were celebrating Shawna’s birthday at their family cabin with friends. Just before everyone arrived, Weston asked Shawna to marry… Read More »Boerner Botanical Gardens Engagement Session

Twin brother and sister portrait during newborn session

Twins Newborn Session | Miles + Brooklyn

Twins Newborn Session | Miles + Brooklyn They’ve arrived! Hello world, let me introduce you to the Senner twins.  If you recall, I shared Tony and Kasey’s maternity session earlier this Fall and now I get to share some of my favorite images captured during their in-home newborn session. Thank you, Tony and Kasey, for allowing me to document your sweet and tiny babes. I am so excited to see… Read More »Twins Newborn Session | Miles + Brooklyn

Mother-son dance at the pavilion in Grand Geneva

Grand Geneva Wedding | Black and White Edits

Grand Geneva Wedding | Black and White Edits The other day I read an interesting perspective on black and white editing. This particular photographer said that she prefers all photos in an album/collection to be either in black and white OR color…not both. I’ve never taken the time to edit like this before, but I was super intrigued by the concept.  Therefore, I chose to give it a try with… Read More »Grand Geneva Wedding | Black and White Edits

Wauwatosa Family Photographer

Wauwatosa Family Portraits | Urban Family

Wauwatosa Family Portraits | Urban Family These Wauwatosa family portraits were captured one evening near Underwood Parkway. I actually met Brad and Luisa Urban during a styled shoot at Fête of Wales during the summer of 2019 (if interested, you can check out the blog post here). Brad and Luisa are wonderful humans and a fantastic couple. It turns out I was correct to assume that their children would be… Read More »Wauwatosa Family Portraits | Urban Family

family photo with dog

Sheboygan Yacht Club Wedding | Ashley + Adam

Sheboygan Yacht Club Wedding | Ashley + Adam Ashley and Adam originally planned their Sheboygan Yacht Club wedding for mid-June, but when COVID hit, they decided to postpone a few months and celebrate in August. I am sure that their original date will hold a special place in their hearts, however, they couldn’t have had a more beautiful August day on the shores of Sheboygan!  Ashley and Adam chose to… Read More »Sheboygan Yacht Club Wedding | Ashley + Adam

Carriage House summer Wedding party

Summer wedding at the Carriage House at Lac La Belle

Summer Wedding at the Carriage House at Lac La Belle | Stephanie and Carter Let me introduce you to Mr. and Mrs. Ehms (you may remember their engagement session)! As one can only imagine, planning a wedding in 2020 amongst a global pandemic is no small feat. Nevertheless, Stephanie and Carter handled it with grace and a sense of calmness. They knew that there would be certain areas of their… Read More »Summer wedding at the Carriage House at Lac La Belle