Jennifer Thurman, owner of Sit Happens Dog Training, earned her certification from the International Federation of Guide Dog Schools, and then spent seven years teaching seeing-eye dogs to guide their owners. Using the experience and techniques that she developed as a seeing-eye-dog trainer, Jennifer presses a clicker to signal to family dogs that a treat is on its way in order to teach them to sit, heel, or deal the next round of Go Fish. She leads both group classes and in-home sessions in which dogs and owners learn basic obedience skills or target problem behaviors.
Every time Allyn Brown snaps a photo, he’s contributing to a legacy that first began in 1945 when Carlton O'Neal founded his eponymous studio. After training under Mr. O’Neal, Allyn took the reigns of O’Neals Photography Studio with his wife, Kris, some 20 years ago, and today the two continue to practice their mentor’s teachings while incorporating contemporary techniques and tools. The duo specializes in family and senior portraits and wedding photography, using their carriage house studio’s varied gardens and fountains to serve as picturesque backdrops.
Before looking through the camera lens, the expert photographers at Picture People spend time getting to know their subjects and establishing a strategy for conveying their personalities in print. Then, film-ready clients pose in the bright camera room, airing teeth amid colorful backdrops and creative props. Following snapshots, subjects make their way to the selection station to choose their favorite poses from their session, which may be treated with sepia tones, color accents, and decorative borders to suit any wall, wallet, wallpaper pattern, or trophy walleye.
Picture People offers a variety of creative tips to help enhance mantel-dominating final results. The studio ensures satisfaction with a 100% guarantee on finished products.
Established in 1991, Hackworth Reprographics, Inc. is a Virginia, State-Certified, Woman-Owned Small Business (SWAM), providing professional printing solutions and wide-format equipment to businesses throughout the state of Virginia, Northeast North Carolina, Maryland and Washington D.C.
Calling upon 30 years experience, the Illuminations Innovations team set events aglow with customized lighting plans. Depending on the event and clients' wishes, the designers can coat walls in a gauzy haze of color, project the names of a new couple onto a wedding's dance floor, illuminate outdoor venues, or spotlight centerpieces. The possibilities are as diverse as party planners' imaginations, and the lighting experts specialize in helping hosts realize their dream soirees.
When their owners are out of the house, pets need someone trustworthy to feed them and tuck them in every time they walk around in a circle and lie down. Crescenti Moon Pet Sitting provides such services as well as regular pet visits, dog walks, dog runs for more active pooches, and pet-waste removal from the yard. And, because Crescenti Moon's service rates are the same no matter how many critters are in the house, multiple-pet homes are ensured equal access to regular support without having to pay an arm and a leg, and a leg, and a leg, and a leg.