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    Photo by  Jonathan Canlas

Hey, I'm Kelsey.

A teacher turned photographer who’s incessantly figuring out how to merge the two. Pausing life and helping others tell their ordinary is my passion, film photography is my medium. I spend my free time with the biggest dreamer I’ve ever met -- my husband Nate -- and our dog henry usually isn’t far behind. I’m a big believer that Joy is found in the ordinary so that’s where I want to live.

“We risk missing out on joy when we get too busy chasing down the extraordinary […] it is clear that the most profound joy we experience is in those small moments that are so easy to overlook.”  - Brené Brown

This desire to live life fully and shamelessly is where The Ordinary Workshop was born and lives. And right now, that means using film as my medium and teaching others how to use it to capture their ordinary

Things I Enjoy

family gatherings

Summer

Tapas for dinner

#ourdoghenry

Anything Madewell

 the closest beach

Wearing overalls

#NatetheGreaTDATE

 

 

 

 

 

Keep Up With Me 

My mother lives halfway across the world so Insta-stories are for her but you’re welcome to tag along. Instagram posts though – those are for you and me and the rest of the ordinary world.

 

Hashtags I’m using: #loveyourordinary #teamschwenk #ourdoghenry