Nicole is the owner of Nicole Patterson Studios. She has many years of experience in the fields of Photography, Cosmetology and Makeup Artistry including education with Dakota County Technical College, Aveda Institute, and Joe Blasco Makeup Center. She has had a wide range of clientele including film directors of special effects horror films to the top agencies in Miami, New York and Minneapolis. Her work can be seen in the pages of Vogue and Maxim Magazines as well as on national and local television broadcasts. While this experience has been exciting, her true passion lies with her one on one portrait sessions. One of Nicole’s amazing gifts includes the ability to see into the heart of the person she is photographing. She captures the shining light from within her subjects creating spectacular moments and beautiful artwork. Because of this and her extensive background she is Star Nations Executive Photographer.