Wednesday, September 30, 2009
Fox of the Week [9/30]: Ebony Lavette
Ebony Lavette is a model-singer-songwriter-poet from Cleveland. She discusses how she got started, how she makes a good photograph, and where she would like to shoot.
How did you get started modeling?
My mom was a model and singer she inspired me to do both so at 13 I started modeling for an agency.
What would you say is your best feature?
My personality. Physically, my eyes.
If you could do a photo shoot anywhere, what location would you choose? Why?
Somewhere very secluded like a desert the more diverse the better the pic.
How do you make a good photo?
Make it "me" meaning don't be afraid to pose like a high fashion model even in my curves it's possible go against the norm.
What is one misconception people have about you?
I look mean.
In addition to being a model, you are a singer, songwriter and poet. What inspires you to write?
Everything from the sky to things that have made me stronger I can be free when writing poetry it just takes me to another place within me.
If I asked you to sing a song on the spur of the moment, what song would you sing?
"If I Was Your Woman" by Gladys Knight & The Pips.
What is one goal you hope to accomplish in your career?
Starting my acting career.
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