The other day, Anna Guthrie (one of Opera Atelier’s big supporters) asked me how Jeannette and I happened to meet Opera Atelier’s designer, Gerard Gauci. It’s a great story and Anna enjoyed it so much, I’ve decided to tell you as well!
25 years ago, Jeannette maintained a busy modeling career – both print and runway. It was not a major focus in her life, but it did pay extremely well and helped finance our early OA projects before we were funded by the arts councils.
One day, Jeannette went to a shoot with the marvelous Toronto photographer, Taffy Rosen. … Read more