Check out this event: Make Me Blush
Blush Photo is a one woman force of nature run by Seattle Art Institute alumni, Kristen Truax, who has been capturing Seattle’s vibrant music scene since 2006. Her work has graced the pages of GQ, the Stranger, Seattle Weekly, and the Alternative Press and has been featured on the Filter and KEXP websites. In 2008, Blush served as Neumo’s house photographer, and you may recognize her work from the pages of Sound, where she has been working as the magazine’s staff photographer for the past year.
On April 2 starting at 6PM, Blush is hosting the opening night of her photo show, Make Me Blush, at the Gibson Guitar Showroom, where she serves as the sole photography consultant. Featuring portraiture, candids and live shots from the Northwest music scene, the event includes a live performance by See Me River and free libations. The Gibson Guitar Showroom is located at 159 S Jackson St in Seattle.
Blush Photo offers a unique style skilled at harnessing the spontaneous energy of the metropolitan nightlife. With her brilliant eye for capturing the perfect moment in which her subject’s true self can be seen in one beautiful shot, Blush’s work is for anyone who loves rock and roll. Check out some of the wonderful things people have said about Blush:
“Kristen and Blush Photo were one of the better photo experiences I’ve had. It was a shoot where I was a little out of my element and comfort zone. She did a great job of making it a fun experience and I wouldn’t hesitate to work with Blush again. Bottom line: Blush = Awesome.” –John Richards, John in the morning, KEXP
“Both Kristen’s portraits and live shots of Seattle’s music scene are unequivocally A++ top-notch. We are beyond lucky to have her as a contributing photographer.” –Kelly O, The Stranger
“Blush Photo treats my clients like royalty! Kristen’s personality puts them at ease and her skill behind the lens produces gorgeous shots every single time!” –Ashley Graham, WigPR