Deaf Women of Texas Club
The Austin chapter of Deaf Women of Texas came together on to discuss Deaf empowerment, self identity, and the intersectionality of being a Deaf woman. I was tasked with photographing the event for these lovely ladies.
Diwali Festival 2013
Every fall, The University of Texas celebrates Diwali, the festival of lights, in true Longhorn fashion by lighting up the tower and shooting off fireworks. Traditional activities such as singing, dancing, and rangoli, Indian folk art using colored rice, take place in addition to big school spirit.
Ghoulies and Ghosties Art Show
Austin artist Grace Hansen showcased her many talents at a local art show, including her original drawings and paintings, wood sculptures, and jewelry.
The Art of Henna
Austin Mehendi, or Henna, artist Minza Khan started a business in her own home with her sister where the two make the flowery paste in their home. I photographed the process of making the mehendi and was able to get some beautiful art on my hand!