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MY ADVENTURES >

After years of mixing and matching, I guess you could say, I’m a pro at ironies, complexities and unlikely combinations. It fascinates me, and I suppose this at the core is what I’m supposed to do … discover who people are--to SEE them, and then to help them (in whatever way I can) be seen and feel seen.

camera situated next to my West Elm whale tail on my desk.

After years of mixing and matching, I guess you could say, I’m a pro at ironies, complexities and unlikely combinations. It fascinates me, and I suppose this at the core is what I’m supposed to do … discover who people are--to SEE them, and then to help them (in whatever way I can) BE SEEN & FEEL SEEN. That, my friends, is what J. Shipley Creative is allllll about … uncovering who you are and finding a way to share your awesome with the world.

myself and forsake the other … which always left me wanting more and feeling a bit off. I soon realized that this struggle, this dichotomy, this tug-of-war is what makes life so interesting, and what makes me unique. If I could find a way to satisfy all those cravings, then I would be one #happyjeff.

The solution to my mountains and ocean problem? Seattle. Rustic and modern? West Elm. Design and photography? Being a designer for photographers (& my own personal travel and lifestyle photography). Old and new? Having my great-grandfather’s Brownie a

MY MANIFESTO