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Presenting Miss Arkansas USA & Miss Teen Arkansas USA 2015







Mrs Missouri United States 2014

Meet Mallory Landry, the new titleholder for Mrs Missouri United States!     MRSMISSOURI2014_headshotsmalllogo     Screen Shot 2014-04-09 at 4.18.47 PM

Robinette ♥ Wedding | Powell Gardens | Laurel Austin Studio

I love this wedding!  Congratulations to Nick & Cheryl Robinette!  Your wedding was a beautiful fairytale come true….Best wishes to you both for a happy & bright future together~

Shadow Buddies with Davy Jones

Laurel Austin {Studio} with Quarterback Matt Cassel of the KC Chiefs

Midwest Classic

Shooting for 435 South Magazine, a few celebrity golfers out at the Nicklaus Golf Club at Lionsgate giving members a few pointers

Miguel Angel Carballo & David Walker

Richard T. Lee & Won Joon Lee

Jake Younan-Wise & Lee Younan-Wise

Jonas Blixt

Trevor Murphy & Casey Wittenberg

Grand Opening Highlights

Laurel Austin Studio & Gwen Morris Studio combined to make Austin & Morris Studio had our grand opening celebration last night and it was a big hit!  We had 435 South Magazine publisher Kathy Boos in attendance with Editor Kimberly Winter Stern, Frank Gazella ~ Owner of Pieroguys Pierogies brought lots of pierogies for the crowd, Katie Murphy of Lenexa Lifetime Fitness brought lots of free passes for everyone, John Holt of Fox 4 news was there to celebrate with us, Cydney Boler ~ Ms Essence 2011 arrived with her crown and sash to meet & greet!  Trevor Goodwin of The Sweet Tooth was there with a variety of mini cupcakes to sample and enjoy!  BubbaJohn Seafood, Staci Broski of 7th Row, Brian Bruce of Sound Affect, & Reggie Banks of Blackberry Castle Productions were all in attendance and showing their support!  Here are some pics of the evening:

Gwen Morris & Laurel Austin


Cydney & Brad Boler


Laurel Austin & John Holt of Fox 4 News


Frank Gazella of Pieroguys Pierogies with Ellie Gundlefinger


Brian Bruce, Kimberly Stern, Les Ganninger


Cathy Austin, Laurel Austin, Sharon Henderson, Glen Boxwell

Fredrick Hale, Staci Broski, Laurel Austin, Reggie Banks

Cathy Austin, Humberto Ramirez

Laurel Austin, Katie Murphy


BubbaJohn & Fredrick Hale



Grand Opening is Tonight!

We are so pleased to present to you our new studio tonight at our grand opening celebration!  The address is 8001 Conser Street Suite 120 (downstairs) Overland Park, KS 66204.  Our building is right across the street from the post office in historic downtown Overland Park at 80th & Conser Street.  We are having several special deals going to celebrate the studio!

Come enjoy the food and friends!  Special features: Ms. Essence 2011 Cydney Boler will be there with her crown and sash in tow,

Pieroguys Pierogies will be there with some fantastic food (sorry for the new addiction!)

The Sweet Tooth will have a variety of mini cupcakes for your pleasure!

Check out the latest issue of 435 South Magazine while you’re there!

And, last but not least,  Katie Murphy from the Lenexa Lifetime Fitness will be there with some free passes to help you work off those delicious cupcakes and pierogies!


You don’t want to miss the fun!  See you there, tonight!!!