© 2013 erin (aka bows & sparrows). All rights reserved.

A Birthday Shoot

Former “Closet Case” lovely Elizabeth Gonsalves recently asked me to snap some pics in honor of her upcoming 25th birthday. She arrived at Capital Park armed with an assortment of festive props and her beautiful smile. It was a bitterly cold winter … Continue reading

© 2012 erin (aka bows & sparrows). All rights reserved.

Class Act :: Photography at the Crocker Art Museum

Whenever I find myself in a creative rut, I try and look for ways to get inspired. Sometimes all it takes is a pow-wow with like-minded creative types and other times my inspiration comes in the form of something more … Continue reading

© 2012 erin (aka bows & sparrows). All rights reserved.

Instagram ❤

Does everyone have an Instagram account? If not, you should! I absolutely love the photo-sharing app and might be a wee bit obsessed. Anyway, I’m going to start posting a weekly roundup of photos from my Instagram library, and I … Continue reading

© 2011 erin (aka bows & sparrows). All rights reserved.

Closet Case :: Justin Short

Let me introduce you one of the best-dressed men I know, the impeccable Mr. Justin Short. I first met Justin a couple years ago through some mutual friends—we both grew up in the area and have quite a few friends in … Continue reading

© 2010 erin (aka bows & sparrows). All rights reserved.

Heart and Soule

{“goldfish trick” from Elizabeth Soule Photography} Back in 2008, I stumbled upon Portland-based photographer Elizabeth Soule’s Etsy shop, where I bought a photo box of her “little deer” print – which I love! There’s something about Soule’s photographs (many of … Continue reading