The Flourish Emporium is run by Nichole Van. Nichole has repeatedly been labeled as a hot, up-and-coming photographer.

Notably, Nichole won International 8x10 Portrait of the Year from Wedding and Portrait Photographers International (WPPI) for 2007. She has taken first, second, and third place honors from WPPI in several of their international print competitions and has won over 30 international accolades for her photography. Nichole was honored in January 2011 as a top ten finalist in Professional Photographers of America's (PPA) International Grand Imaging Awards in the wedding category.

Additionally, her work was featured on the cover of Rangefinder magazine in August 2009, along with a feature article about her unique style of photography. Also, she was again profiled in a feature article in Professional Photographer magazine in March 2010. She has also been featured in numerous local and online publications. Nichole provides instruction to other professional photographers and has presented classes at WPPI's international convention, as well as IPPA. Nichole currently holds an Accolade of Photographic Mastery from WPPI.

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