"Michelle's creativity and expression transcends clothing and the craft of fashion. She collaborates with other artists to create a complete visceral experience." Lucinda A. Bergen, Montreal Fashion Review
Mr. Moo is the alias of Portland native Milo Hayden. A classically trained violinist, Milo combines lyrical violin with raw textures and beats made from found objects, and world percussion. Mr. Moo's goal is to take people on a journey, and elevate experience into transformative emotion.
Go to https://soundcloud.com/mrmoomusic to hear more of Mr. Moo's work.
Originating in the Pacific Northwest, Sticks & Stones was founded on the principle that re-purposed natural materials could be utilized in the construction of handcrafted sustainable jewelry and accessories.
Innovative and fashion forward, jewelry designer and owner, Ben Posin, joins the collaboration team for many collections. Most recently Posin designed the accompanying jewelry for 'Weather Worn 2015'. and used doll legs from an excavated doll factory and petrified jaw bones that were featured on the runway and photo shoot for 'Decay'. Please visit www.yeahwewood.com to see more of Sticks & Stones Jewelry.
Native Oregonian Sarah Adams has vision, a strong work ethic and a whole lot of determination. She currently works behind the chair and as a Session hair and makeup artist. Besides her local work, Sarah is sent internationally to present at hair shows as a top hair artist for American Crew. Designer shoots, high fashion editorials, and runway work are amongst Sarah's favorite projects. Running the lead for hair and make-up for the past two years at FashioNXT, Adams has also been the visionary behind the hair and make-up styling for 'Decay 2014' as well as 'Weather Worn 2015'.
Ben is a commercial lifestyle and sportswear photographer based in Portland, Oregon. His style invokes a twilight feeling of fantasy and possibility. Ben loves capturing just the right person on just the right street corner and interacting with someone who he might otherwise not have. So yes, Ben like to talk to strangers, he also likes photography.
Kevin has been shooting beauty and fashion full time since 1989. After pursing photography as a career in Portland for over 7 years Kevin decided he needed a bigger market. He then made his way to Milan, Greece, Miami and finally New York.
After living 2 blocks away from the World Trade Center when 9/11 happened, Kevin decided it was time to move back home to Portland to be close to his family. Since moving back to Portland Kevin has been pursing a career in commercial and fashion photography.