Decide to Treat Yourself // Make the decision to give yourself a gift. Drop me a message via ‘Say Hello’ and make the commitment.
Make the Deposit // A 50% non-refundable deposit is required to start the Sweet Betty Jean process. Deposit amount is applied to package balance and can be made via check or credit card. Please note there is a 5% additional fee for credit card use.
Concept Planning // Assess personality and unique abilities, form themed characters, gather ideas, identify likes, combine what you have to use with our studio collection. Concept planning can only start after deposit is received.
Signature Style Sheet // Collage of ideas, personalized sketches, check list of looks, inspired by the concept planning
Treasure Hunting List // Gather the items we need to complete the looks – for example, cupcakes for a domestic kitchen goddess or your husband’s chainsaw for something a bit more woodsy.
Day of Styling // Approximately two hours of hair and makeup to give you that signature Sweet Betty Jean look. This is to make you feel extra special, the pinups are illustrations so I will be putting the finishing touches on each polished pinup.
The Pinup Workout // Hours of posing and livin’ it up in front the camera. I have years of experience in bringing out the best in women and will coach you into each and every position.
Models Need Energy // Nourishing food & drink in the comforting Pelland Studio. Your favorites have been noted and will be available for your pleasure.
Art Production // The artist, Christy Pelland, selects images and renders each pinup. Our creative agreement means you trust me to pick the best of your images and turn them into unique pieces of art. Each pinup is selected for it’s artistic merit and trueness to the subject.
Digital Painting // After I determine your best images, I digitally paint them to give that signature Sweet Betty Jean look. I work from the photographic images we created in your session, combine the ideas we had in concept planning and illustrate a unique piece of pinup art through digital painting and illustration techniques. 4-6 weeks is required for completion yet turnaround is ultimately determined by number of pinups and season.
Product Design // Depending on the package and items you selected, I custom design each and submit them to you for approval. Once approved they’re sent to press. Item turnaround varies, most products 2-6 weeks.
Final Product // You receive your Sweet Betty Jean package and bask in the glory of being forever immortalized as a classic pinup.
If you are have further questions about this process and the magic that happens, please contact email@example.com