Portraits of Blue Lake, California


Humboldt County, Ca. (KIEM)– An artist in Blue Lake, California is showing us a different perspective on sheltering in place through a portrait project. Portraits of Blue Lake, California can be found at shelteringinplaces.com.

Janessa Johnsrude is a teacher at Pelican Bay State Prison and Dell’Arte International School of Physical Theater. While walking around one in evening in Blue Lake she decided she wanted to document what she was seeing from the outside looking into people sheltering in place.

If you live in Blue Lake and would like to have your portrait taken you can email shelteringinplaces.com . If you’d like to contribute to the greater project on social media you can use #shelteringinplaces and post your own pictures.