Skagit & Pacific Northwest (PNW) Workshop
Tulips & Spring Flowers
Skagit Valley & Seattle, Washington
April 16 - 20, 2023 (optional gathering the evening of Apr 15th)
with Live/Recorded Sessions Before & After + Online Image Reviews
w/featured artist/photographer Kasandra Sproson
Jackie Kramer has been photographing the natural world, with an emphasis on flowers, since high school. She is at home shooting flowers in wildflower fields, botanical gardens, private gardens, and indoors. She is known for her rich colors and for infusion of personality in her floral images. Jackie has received international acclaim for her images and has been published in several noteworthy magazines.
Jackie also maintains an active group, Phlorography - Artistic Floral Photography, with thousands of passionate floral photographers from around the world. Jackie is committed to supporting other photographers and using photography as a medium to build relationships and enrich others' lives.
Kasandra Sproson is known for her unique and artistic representation of the world around her. She resides in Vancouver, British Columbia and has been active in the floral photography community as an inspiring photographer and instructor. Kasandra will share her ideas and concepts with participants in the beauty of the tulip and spring gardens during our time together. Prepare to step outside your comfort zone!
At a Glance
Dates: April 16 - 20, 2023 with a gathering to meet the evening of April 15th (5+ days + pre-conference orientation & post-conference editing & image review sessions)
Location: April 16 - 18 La Conner, WA then April 18 - 20 Bellevue, WA
Suggested Lodging: In La Conner: Wild Iris Inn inn, Katy's Inn, La Conner Channel Lodge, La Conner Country Inn (be mindful of stairs if that's an issue for hauling luggage/gear) and in Bellevue: Hampton Inn & Suites Bellevue Downtown-Seattle, Hilton Garden Inn Bellevue
Included: All instruction in the field and classroom
Not included: Lodging, meals, entry and transportation to gardens
Group size: Limited to 10 photographers
[Fly into Seattle and drive or arrange for shuttle to Mount Vernon or La Conner