Debbie Fleming Caffery

Debbie Fleming Caffery

 

 

Preferred title

Photographer


What is the quality you most like in a woman?

Knowing what the word confidential means (trust)


Who are your heroes in real life?

Patricia Lafarge, Latin American Ethnographic Art

Dealer, Collector and Consultant and my daughter Ruth Caffery


What makes you most proud of yourself?

I would say having my photograph of Polly Josephs hand in the Washington Post Magazine .."The Inauguration Issue” President Barrack Obama January 18, 2009.

Its printed very small but it is there and I have never been so honored

Also receiving a Guggenheim Fellowship.


What keeps you up at night?

depends on the night

 

If there was one charity you could donate to, which would you choose? Why?

Many


What is your most treasured possession?

My grandmother's bible


Tell me a bit about your first introduction with Organic by John Patrick

Being with John Patrick is always like a first

introduction.... his absoluteness in his love of the beautiful is astounding ....he is the kindest and most inspiring person to spend time with..In his awake and sleeping dreams he must be organizing making the world a gorgeous and happy place!



What are some of your favorite Organic by John Patrick pieces?

Slips and sweaters


Are there any you're currently coveting?

Cashmere bandana and cashmere indigo (pullover)


What is your motto?

Regarding photographing...Get there, Be there and Stay There

Favorite quote by Emily Dickinson

“Not knowing when the dawn will come, I open every door."