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From Garage to Studio

A cleverly renovated garage turned into a beautiful studio for photographer Natalie Wright.



To create a space with plenty of light and room, as well as a healthy dose of personality, Natalie coated the walls in a crisp, reflective coat of white paint and turned salvaged materials like chicken wire, old doors and found milk crates into storage pieces. We love that she’s also added quirky elements like artwork and wall decor to warm up the studio.



Here is what Natalie had to say about the project:

“My vision for the space was a place that inspired me creatively but was also very photography friendly. Most of the furniture is easy to move around. I also wanted table surfaces that could be used as props to photograph things on.”



Her advice to others is to be patient. Finding the right pieces for your space at the right price takes time, and if you are shopping at antique stores it is even more time consuming. She adds that when you do find a piece that is right but not necessarily the right colour or the wrong fabric, you should keep in mind that you can make adjustments with the appropriate know-how.








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