Preschool Pocket Treasures is a photographic archive of the tiny magical objects found stuffed in the pockets of my son after each day at preschool. I have always been drawn to photography’s capacity to suspend moments of transition and change. These occasions are often overlooked or forgotten, left only to be sensed when a memory is triggered.


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This project was born out of a desire to capture the magical moments of his boyhood and his development as he transitions from a toddler into a little boy; creating a visual journal of this chapter.

I photographed the objects on our kitchen table at the end of each day.

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1 week ago

HOW DID HE GET THE FLOWER SO BEAUTIFUL AND NOT WRINKLY IN HIS POCKET??????

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1 week ago

I use to have loads of fake gems stuffed in my pockets to trade with other kids :PPP

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Jasmine Chen 11 months ago

They must be doing art class today!

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Emily Fraser 5 months ago

Once someone in my class brang in a REAL SCORPION! It was not even like, bring in a pet day!? We don't have that.

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