Author Archives: Alice

You Can’t Fake Passion–Even When You’re Good at Something

By Alice Kuo Shippee Inspired by my kids’ amazing elementary school, The Knowing Garden, I’m embarking on a series of passion projects. At their school, students have an hour each day to work on a project of their choice; it can be to create (make something new), innovate (improve something already existing), or educate (teach […]

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the family f

Always looking for those perfect portraits for the grandparents during the holiday season…I think we got some good ones with these fun smiles, sweet cuddles, & joyful jumping! So grateful to catch up with my good ole friends–& once again get to chronicle their beautiful children growing up too quickly…

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the family v

Had a wonderful time photographing my good friends on the University of California, Los Angeles campus. He & I attended UCLA at the same time but didn’t know each other, & we remarked how interesting an experience it is to be there 20 years after graduation. When I was about the same age as his […]

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the hockensmith family

I am so lucky to watched & photographed as these two girls have grown up! Thank you to LeRoy & Jacque & their gals for such an easy-going session–& beautifully coordinated wardrobe by mom, as always!

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