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Creative Artist & Workshop Teacher’s Branding Session in Cincinnati’s Over the Rhine Area

September 26, 2023

I’m Manali
Coach, editor & brand photographer based out of Cincinnati, Ohio. When I'm not behind a camera or teaching about systems, you'll find me at a vineyard or cuddled with my cat Keegan on our cozy couch!
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Capturing the Essence of Jennifer’s Vibrant Branding Session in Cincinnati’s Over the Rhine

For Jennifer of the Maker Bee Hive’s brand session we encapsulated the creative force that she is behind a brand that embodies authenticity, vibrancy, and heart-centered connection.

Her brand session was in the most colorful & on-brand Airbnb in the Cincinnati Over the Rhine area – serving as a backdrop that was as eclectic as her own brand! The space exudes creativity and artistic energy on its own but Jen really made the time to curate the props she brought with her to really transform into a space that could have been her very own home studio. We ended up with the most charming, maximalist, colorful & cozy interior space to shoot in that perfectly aligned with Jennifer’s brand essence.

A World of Color and Creativity

As the head of the Maker Bee Hive – Jen runs a monthly membership that offers live art classes specifically for women who are in their 50’s. These classes center on creating art from objects that are gathered from their daily lives that are then transformed into an imperfect, yet beautiful piece of art. Jen really emphasizes the joy in the process throughout the classes and the community that is created through the membership as well!

The session beautifully captured Jennifer’s approachable and encouraging demeanor. It showcased her unique style, where vibrant colors meet unconventional creativity. Her eclectic taste in fashion and accessories added a playful yet relatable touch to every shot.

Jennifer’s brand thrives on community-driven connections, and this theme was woven throughout the session. The images captured moments of students engaging with their creative processes, laughing, and sharing ideas. The maker bee aprons and past conference t-shirts highlighted the sense of belonging within her community.

We wanted to showcase that her brand is all about embracing imperfections, fostering creativity, and building a joyful, heart-centered community. So we made sure to keep her brand descriptors in mind while shooting: authentic, fun, colorful, and unique — to ensure that they spoke through every frame we captured!

The session delved into the heart of Jennifer’s brand by focusing on hands-on creativity. Whether it was the intricate details of crafting, the sensory experience of textiles, or the messy yet joyful process of art creation, every shot showcased the tangible essence of her brand.

Jennifer’s brand session wasn’t just about visuals; it was a journey of transformation. From flipping through magazines for inspiration to the magical process of turning everyday materials into works of art, the session depicted the beautiful evolution that happens when creativity and community come together.

Throughout the session, Jennifer’s encouraging spirit shone bright. The images conveyed her message that creativity knows no bounds, and anyone can embark on a journey of self-expression through art!

It was an invitation to her audience to embrace their uniqueness and dive into the world of color and creativity!

What’s Next?

Feeling inspired by Jennifer’s vibrant brand session? If you’re a creative entrepreneur looking to infuse your brand visuals with energy and authenticity, it’s time to connect!

Be sure to reach out to learn more about the Brand Experience so that we can work together to craft your own unique brand session & images that truly captures the heart and essence behind your own business.

Together, you’ll create a vibrant and authentic story that resonates with your audience and takes your brand to the next level!

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