Upland Brewing Co. | Sour Wild Funk Fest 2017

Upland Brewing Co. hosted their 6th annual Sour Wild Funk Fest at Mavris Arts & Events Center in Indianapolis, Indiana. This event featured over 40 breweries and is the only festival of its kind in the Midwest.


Cathleen & Matthew | Bloomington, Indiana Wedding

Upland Brewing Co. | Petal to the Kettle

PRINTtEXT for Driftless Magazine

For those who don't know, I'm the editor and co-creative director of Driftless Magazine — an ad-free, self-published magazine about the Midwest. Ben and Janneane Blevins have been supporters of our publication from the start. They own the beautiful periodical shop PRINTtEXT in Indianapolis and I had the absolute pleasure of interviewing and photographing them for Issue 7 of Driftless. These two are kind and creative, inspiring and supportive, and I have loved getting to know them over the past few years. You can purchase Issue 7 online to read the full interview, but I highly recommend stopping by their amazing shop, meeting them (and their pups Huckleberry and Katie), and perusing their collection of print. 

Natalie & Kyle | Bloomington, Indiana Elopement


Cardinal Spirits Cocktails | Chris Resnick

Marble Hill Farm

I had the opportunity to collaborate with Lindsay Welsh Sveen of The Fiber Archive on a story about Marble Hill Farm for Driftless MagazineLindsay wrote beautiful piece about this Bloomington, Indiana farm and created the Willow Hat using naturally dyed wool from their Shetland sheep. Read the full feature on the Driftless blog

Vegetarian Heartland

After working on this video for a year and a half, I'm very excited to share it! The talented Shelly Westerhausen has been working on her cookbook Vegetarian Heartland since April 2014 and it's almost here. Visit her website, try out some of her amazing recipes, and pre-order this beautiful book!

Music by Erin Tobey

About the book: Showcasing the heartland dishes we all love made vegetarian, this cookbook provides a literal and visual feast of creative, generous cooking that’s born in the traditions of the Midwest but transcends geographic boundaries. Celebrated photographer and blogger Shelly Westerhausen presents 100 wholesome, meatless recipes for everything from drinks to desserts. Thoughtfully organized by the adventures that make a weekend special—picnics, brunch, camping and more—this gloriously photographed book will inspire folks to eat well, wherever their vegetarian ventures lead them. Celebrating a fresh perspective in food, here’s a new go-to that’s perfect for vegetarians and anyone looking for more delicious vegetable-forward meals.

Lisa & Ben | Bloomington, Indiana Engagement

King Dough Pizza | Bloomington, Indiana


Cardinal Spirits Cocktails | Alex Utter

2016 Favorites


Dinner at the Distillery
A collaboration between Plated Table and Cardinal Spirits
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Valentine's Day



Spissy Record Release Show
Spissy on Jurassic Pop Records

Cardinal Spirits Cocktail Series Featuring Stella Snyder
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Self portrait

Cardinal Spirits Cocktail Series Featuring Chris Resnick


Portland & Seattle
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Mike Adams At His Honest Weight Record Release Show
Casino Drone on Joyful Noise Recordings

Everything Stays the Same. Everything Changes.
Kristy Hughes at Gallery 924

Abby Miller
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Cardinal Sprits Cocktail Series Featuring Kevin Hinkle
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Abby & Tony
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Cardinal Spirits Cocktail Series Featuring Alyvia Cain
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Shurr Family
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Ashley & Will
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The Bishop's 7th Anniversary Show
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Lidia & Bryan
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Emily & Luke
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Mutual Benefit - Getting Gone
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Hoops - Cool 2
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Alison Zook of Cardinal Spirits

Cardinal Spirits Cocktail Series With Alex Utter

Toby Foster
For 1000 Ways on Lauren Records

Vanessa & Justin


Costa Rica

Hopscotch Coffee | Bloomington, Indiana

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Kristy & Sean | Indianapolis, Indiana Elopement

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