PJQ and Friends Website design team for Central Ohio Restaurant Association CORA Launch November 1, 2010
'Sort of' mentioned in: Cincinnati Magazine May 2009 ... West Side Story featuring Nick Kurlas and Nick's American Cafe ... "The atmosphere is quaint - and steeped in Kurlas' passion for horses. Pictures of Thoroughbreds fill every wall." ... (14) Thoroughbred pictures are by PJQ and Friends ... 'Friend' Paula J Quatkemeyer.
Photo Credit International Publication: February 14, 2009- Thoroughbred Times; The Weekly Newsmagazine of Thoroughbred Racing. Volume 25, Number 7, Midwest Spotlight Leading Stud Farms, Nick Kurlas, Crescent Farm, "...#1 Brood Mare Farm in Indiana ..." Photo by 'Friend' Paula J. Quatkemeyer.
PJQ and Friends Photography © 2009 - 2017
Photo Credit Statewide Publication:July/August 2009 Volume 28, Issue 5 Ohio Restaurant Association a' La' carte ... CORA's President's Dinner group photograph of award winner Heartland Payment Systems, Bob Carr, Purveor of the Year/Humanitarian Award ... Photo by 'Friend' JQ
Friend Bill Garber-Macedonian Entomology student Liljana Georgievska used Bill's photo of a Daylight Flying Moth, Helicoverpa, for the cover page of her PhD thesis, studying in the Netherlands and currently working at ISU, USA.
Photos by Friend's PJQ and JQ contributed to The Oxbow. (8) Species June 2010
December 26, 2010 3:00-4:30pm American Bald Eagles at North Bend, OH William Henry Harrison Tomb - photos by 'Friend' Jeff Quatkemeyer Additional sightings on December 31, 2010 by Jim and Brenda Robb - they had read JQ's story about his eagle sightings and they made a day of it ... and saw the eagles at Harrison's Tomb.! JQ sighting also on January 15, 2011. Sighting information sent to the Oxbow, Inc.
And a few notable mentions of PJQ and Friends contribution .....
PJQ and Friends donated a (3) Piece 'Around the Garden' Series to Last Chance Corral, Athens, OH, for their annual Christmas Auction to support the upcoming Foaling Season ... Well, Foaling Season is here and Victoria and Friends will do their best as they have for over 25 years now - to rescue 200+ Nurse Mare Foals - some are only hours old. We're happy to report our prints had quite a 'go around' with lots of bidders and we're proud to say our donation will help LCC in the rescue of a foal that would otherwise die. Please take a look at LCC, it is quite an amazing operation.
PJQ donated a framed fine art print to the Classy Chariots ( Model A and T enthusiasts) Annual Charity Auction on January 21, 2011, to benefit the Shriners Childrens Hospital and a Family in need. We are proud to say our donation will help a family and we are continually impressed by the generosity of people who attend charity auctions. The beautiful view from our dining room at Montgomery Inn Boathouse was included and donated to this fun group by its' owner, also a Classy Chariots member!
'Dreamcakes' was auctioned for $110.00 to an Amish Family in central Ohio who 'knew a good horse when they saw one' and are hanging the portrait in their home. If that wasn't cool enough ... the night of the auction for a Melanoma Benefit, 'Shari Bomb' aka 'Dreamcakes' won her first high stakes race ... a good night for all! Now, if we can only find a cure for Melanoma and all cancers ... date/2010 Friends exhibited at the Columbus Food and Wine Affair at the beautiful Franklin Park Conservatory. (3) Fine Art Prints were donated to the silent auction, one each by PJQ and Friends Bill Garber and Chuck Garber.
Thank you Henke Winery for your continued love and support and having PJQandFriends Fine Art Print Samplers featured in your Grapevine Gallery. 'Sit, Sip and Savor' an award winning Henke wine. Thank you Joe!
Wild About Wine at the Cincinnati Zoo is another fun Qventure. A night out with the girls, my camera in one hand and a glass of wine in the other. I posted a few photographs to the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens wall and ... I was contacted to use my photos in future advertisments for Wild About Wine.
PJQandFriends was happy to photograph our friends Judy and Rick Harkness, at the MS Walk 2013, downtown Cincinnati. Judy raised a lot of money to help with research for this disease. She walked 3 miles while her hubby Rick played with his band, No Boundaries, on stage at Sawyer Point. 'Judy's Justice League', along with Elvis, enjoyed a proud day.
PJQandFriends 'now famous Deep Space Dobsonian 12" GoTo Telescope' was featured at Rootwire Music and Arts Festival 2K13 under Papadosio's tune 'By the Light of the Stars' ... and of course, we took lots of photographs at the 4 day event ... our 4th year.
Congrats to Friend Lori Reis for your positioning as Photographer / Yearbook Media Team at
Three Rivers Educational Campus in Cleves, Ohio.
PJQandFriends was interviewed by Friend Jenny Scroggins as a featured artist presented to her UC Professor and art class, we are very honored - and we enjoyed the interview at Henke Winery with good friends. So many wins here!
Classy Chariots, once again was a delight to attend and we were pleased our framed 'Trio of Egrets' auctioned for $100.00 benefiting a family in need.
PJQ and Friends donated a special 'Spring Daffodils' series to auction to help with medical expenses for a breast cancer patient with two types of breast cancer, prayers and love for Cara Carr.
PJQ and Friends donated a photoshoot for The Moorman Family, August 2011.Ryan Moorman is a US Navy recruit. Prayers and love for a safe journey.
2011 WAS A busy year for PJQandFriends. Our 'FRIENDS' had numerous publications, adventures, authorizations to photograph, facebook likes, and love from so many fans! PJQ donated several Fine Art Prints to assist those in need.
2012 has been no exception to the worthy mentions of our 'Friends' in Photography! Please click on the links of our Friends page to see their work and offer a few 'facebook likes' while you're at it. There is no better day for a photographer than to receive a happy compliment on our work. Thank you!
2016: Over (30) Permanent 20x30 Framed Photoboard Composites covering the walls at Henke Winery, Westwood, Ohio, #6 Urban Winery in the United States ... 'What Happens in the Cellar' ... and 'Grapes to Glass' ................... Check it out!