Kathy is a featured guest on Building Fortunes Radio

My writing adventures are starting to get traction these days… especially with my latest book project Health-a-Pedia. Life took me […]

Another Commissioned Painting

One of my clients knew that I did acrylic painting and thought a perfect present would be a painted portrait […]

ImageWerks to Host Ribbon Cutting and Series of Career Accomplishments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE             CONTACT: August 30, 2023                  […]

Another Pet Portrait Commission — Marla the Greyhouse

I’m excited to share my latest painting commission… a friend reached out when her pup, Marla passed away during COVID-19… […]

Tips to Stay Happy, Healthy + Business Growth

How to use “self-isolation” as a tool for personal growth! Now that you’re prepped for “self-isolation” and you have enough […]

Commissioned Paintings to Remember a Loved One

Two months ago I was contacted by a gentleman who wanted to commission a painted portrait. I told him that […]

Bella’s Mural for Covenant United Methodist Church

This past spring we were given the opportunity to create a custom mural for the new education building for Covenant […]

Photo Restoration: keychain photo to print!

We were recently asked by a client if we could create a print of one of his favorite photos of […]

Muggle’s Painting!!

Recently I was commissioned by a networking friend to create a painting of his girlfriend’s dog, Muggle. I had no […]

Debbie’s Personal Branding Session

I’ve been doing photography for a while now—but haven’t jumped into the latest “rage” of doing personal brand photography until […]

Fun Family Photo Session | Myrtle Beach Photographer

I was going through some of my archived photoshoots and came across this one I did back in N. Virginia […]

Tips for Salvaging Flood & Water Damaged Photos

So, as we are sitting in safety up here in Woodbridge, VA and my husband has the television on watching […]

Come With Us! Storytelling with Photography Cruise to Bermuda

It’s never too early to start planning your summer vacation. Why not join us on a very special cruise from […]

“SoCo Neighbors” Joins the ImageWerks Family

Another publication has joined the ImageWerks family… We are very grateful to be the lead photographer for this new magazine, SoCo […]

Bringing the Past Back to Life: Photo Restoration

I thought it might be fun to share a little photo restoration project we just did. The original image was […]

Fun & Creative Family photography session–Northern Virginia Family Photographer

Oh what fun we had at the Workhouse Arts Center… the Luncefords were fun, easy going & really wanted to […]

ImageWerks Photographer for the 2016 Business Resource Guide

Did you get it yet? The 2016 Business Resource Guide that is. ImageWerks is pleased to have been the photographer […]

ImageWerks Wins Best of Prince William 2015 (2nd year in a row!)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Kathy Strauss kathy@imagewrks.net 703-492-8215 ImageWerks Wins “Best of Prince William” Award. Each year, Prince William Today […]

Malones of Manassas New Chef

How pleased we were when Malones of Manassas asked Kathy to take headshots for the newest member of their team, […]

Wine, Nibbles & Scribbles featured in Washington Post!

Wine, Nibbles & Scribbles was featured in the Washington Post | Prince William Extra section (front page!) on January 25, […]

ImageWerks Wins Best of Prince William 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Kathy Strauss kathy@imagewrks.net 703-492-8215 ImageWerks Wins Two “Best of Prince William” Awards Lake Ridge Company Voted […]

Hot off the Presses! (again) Spotlight on Prince William 2014

ImageWerks is pleased to have been the photographer again for the publication, Spotlight on Prince William this year. This is […]

Kathy to be a part of Create You Telesummit!

This is a direct repost of the email I got this morning from my friend, teacher & mentor… Whitney Freya. […]

Cameron’s quinceneara family photos

What a delightful young lady… she opted for a family photo shoot for her quinceneara. Happy 15th birthday Miss Cameron………  […]

Artist Turned Entrepreneur – Potomac Local article

Very honored to have been interviewed for this article in today’s Potomac Local. Hope you enjoy it! All of this […]

Hot off the Presses! New Spotlight on Prince William

Hot off the Presses! New Spotlight on Prince William ImageWerks is pleased to have been the photographer for the publication, […]

Joe & Kelly get married!

This was a beautiful June wedding – a hot summer day too! But, Joe & Kelly were glowing and so […]

Using Photographs to Support Content Marketing

I saw this post the other day & it was too good not to repost here. It’s everything I’ve been […]

What Do Art & Education Have to Do with One Another?

What does being a kid again & creativity have to do with one another? It’s a thought that crosses many people’s […]

Reliving My Past… or I Should Say – Clearing the Dust

Over the past couple of weeks my husband has been nagging me to go through our daughter’s old room & […]

To Spec or Not to Spec – that is the question

Many times we’ll see jobs posted that ask us to come up with a design spec for a project even […]

Being a Part of History

If you’ve been following the news in our parts you know that the 150th anniversary of the start of the […]

Getting Creatively Fit with a Corporate Twist

Again – it’s one of those delayed posts, where have I been? It’s been an exciting time in the life […]

Another Nod of Excellence

I apologize for not keeping up with our blog – inbetween life, the universe & everything…. something had to give […]

I’m Published! In CNNMoney.com No Less

Wow! What a surprise when I got an email from the Prince William Chamber of Commerce saying that CNNMoney was […]

What to Look for When Hiring a Designer

When looking to hire a designer for your next project, a team, your company, whatever your creative/communication needs are… you […]

Connecticut gal in the south

What a difference…  I’m a Connecticut native & last evening I experienced the south (again). Our kids live in North Carolina, but […]

Reviving the Creative Conversation

Back in January, the excuse for not contributing to our blog was I was busy – and then 6 months […]

Been a while… why?

When you realize that the new year (2010) has come and started—you begin to ask yourself where did the last […]

ImageWerks Wins Business of the Year Award!!

ImageWerks, lc Named Home Based Business of the Year by the Prince William County Regional Chamber of Commerce WOODBRIDGE, VA […]

Two-sided Creativity

For a long time we’ve been telling people all about our business & our talents. They know that GC & […]

where has the time gone?

Dear g-d… where has the time gone? It seems like just last month we were in Spokane sitting on the […]

Success & Marketing

I do alot of reading or investigating of what to do to market our business & our clients. There seems […]

creative intuition

This evening, I thought I would sit & see if I could tap into a part of myself that I’ve […]

ideas rolling in my head…

I’ve been thinking to myself that when I decided to start writing a blog, it was a gut wrenching idea. […]

new ideas… staying positive

Today was an interesting process. When I say process, I actually mean working a process to my day. I’m working […]

deadlines & creativity….

just simple post this evening… wait – it’s morning! why is it that everytime there is a deadline, the creative […]

How am I creative? Am I? Are we?

I wonder, am I creative? Do people like my work? For that matter, do people like the way we do […]

1st National Juried Photography Show

What an exhausting day. Really a day of excitment—the 1st National Juried Photography show was hung today at the Workhouse […]

Photography & Illustration….

Photography & illustration are really important to us—photography for Kathy, illustration/painting for GC. If we had our way, we would […]