Category Archives: Creative

Batonga + Love Lockdown = African Queendom


Couldn’t help but find me some music to provide the soundtrack to my African Queen(dom) exploration. I could look no further than the sounds of Angelique Kidjo’s Batonga an absolute classic, Kanye West’s Love Lockdown, a visual masterpiece and the … Continue reading

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African Queen, the seed….


I was getting my niece (Skyla) ready for her bath and I saw her pull her top over her head in that split second I was taken by the shape that the material made on her head, she looked like … Continue reading

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African Queen – Initial Sketches


I am currently putting the final touches to an editorial that looks like being the first thing we shoot for the magazine………very exciting stuff! It’s called African Queen and we’ll be using child models, rarely done in a fashion editorial … Continue reading

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Influential Music Videos Volume 1


Erykah Badu “Didn’t Cha Know” This video is so beautifully shot that it effortlessly transport you to this place in time and to this feeling of working things through. This video is very much about a journey (life) and using … Continue reading

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My Most Influential Music Video…EVER!!


Missy Elliott “She’s A B**ch” MY FAVOURITE MUSIC VIDEO OF ALL TIME! Quote me on that, feel free it’s wonderful I love….. The aggression, The unisex, Ultra sex, Ferocious….. portrayal of the female beast (Missy Elliott). It’s as if she … Continue reading

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Music Video’s That Inspire Me


I have put together a compilation of music videos that are inspirational to me as I look to write the manifesto for the magazine and set the agenda for what we will explore visually and most importantly what we stand for. … Continue reading

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Hello!


Hi There, Thanks for stopping by and spending time on my blog. I am a creative about to embark on a new concept for a magazine. I have been working loosely on the ins and outs of what makes a … Continue reading

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