What the women said
Shar Miles - Jenny I am overcome by the beauty of your book. It will be a cherished possession for the rest of my life.
Di Glennie - Wow wow wow just received The Book - Visible 60 women at 60. Jenny what can I say but it is absolutely stunning. Beautiful women and beautiful stories. Thank you, it brought tears to my eyes reading through. I love my photo, thanks for your gentle persuasion. Congratulations to a stunning photographer/artiste you have done us proud xxxxx.
Maggie Wear - Jenny I love the book especially the photo of you and love the fact that Maurice pressed the shutter.
Marie Russell - Mine has arrived thank you Jenny and causing much interest and discussion among visiting family members and friends.
Carol Searle - Very powerful and moving so thank you so much for allowing me to be a part of the Project. Isn't it sad that some of us have had to wait so long to be the person we should be!
Sue O'Shea - Both the book and the project are fabulous and transformative. 60 and proud!
Marie Gudsell - thank you Jenny for last night, for your inspiration, inclusive attitude, encouragement and your very real talent, not only with photography, but in your personable relations with all involved. It has been an important project for me and it's been a pleasure getting to know you a little.
Lynne Klap - Read the book cover to cover last night when I got home and what I am left with is we have all had very different lives and chosen to share just a little for the book but the sense of contentment of where we are right now comes through strongly. Thanks Jenny for your inspiration and creativity. Xoxoxoxooxoxoxoxo to all you gorgeous women in the book. It is an honour to stand with you.
Sandie Wardell - Just want to congratulate you on a lovely evening last night. The book is fantastic and you have done a wonderful job - well done!! It was lovely to have been a part of the process. A very special book for a very special and diverse group of women.
Dorothy Cameron - What an incredible night – have you come down to earth yet? Thank you for your wonderful talent, your vision and most of all your ability to let go of the control and allow the book to take on a life of its own. I feel very privileged to have had the opportunity to be part of your project and know without a doubt it is something I could never have done without the trust I had in you.The book and the wonderful print of the photo are two things I will treasure and the memories will live with me forever.
Janice Hill - Thank you Jenny, for the commitment and total openness you showed to let this project blossom into a stunning book. I feel overwhelmed to be the accidental cover girl, to be one of the 61 precious little beings. Thank you for your choice of Judith Atkin as speaker and her sobering words at the launch. And thank you and your family for last evening at CQ Hotel.I feel enriched for having this experience.
Lyn Hamilton: "I'm amazed and delighted all over again seeing all these unique and spirited women in this massive project coming to fruition. My mother would have been utterly gob smacked - I think she would have danced for joy. Jenny you are a fearless Maestro. Thank you, thank you, thank you for sharing your vision, your passion, your time, your money (!!) and your gorgeous family with us. Your gift will be a taonga for generations to come.xxxxxxxxx"
Jane McSkimming - I just wanted to say congratulations on the book which I think is absolutely fabulous and everyone I have shown it to things the same. You are very talented and creative to have come up with the idea in the first place and the photos are all just amazing. I’m half way through reading everyone’s stories and a number of them are inspiring.You have worked incredibly hard over many many months and I sincerely hope the sales bring you in the rewards you deserve. Thank you for allowing me to be part of this adventure.
Sharron Hickman - Great evening last night. I thrilled to bits to be one of the "visible" women. And it was a pleasure to meet so many of the other "visible" and inspiring women. Thank you Jenny for making it all possible and thanks to you Jenny, your family and friends for the fabulous launch last night in Wellington.