Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Monday, February 7, 2011


There's Ola with OUTTWOWN blogger Ma'at Atkins at her b-day shindig.
Photos by Ma'atology and King Tungsten (ABOVE) Ola's b-day cake.

Ola with Chef Troy, culinarian and host of "Happy Plates," who catered the event.

The sumptuous food displays.

Some of the crowd.

Art and portraits that were up for auction that night for Ola's charity, Makeover for a Cause.

STL TV director Andre Hollman and Ola.

KMOV-TV's John Knicely, who emceed the entertainment portion of the event, poses with the b-day girl.


Knicely welcoming guests to the party and brings up.......

Ola who thanked her family, friends and colleagues for coming out to her event.

The entertainment started with one of the two comic, Mr Ken who mostly entertained himself.lol.

Ladies in the corridor awaiting to model in the fashion show portion of the event.

Guests sitting in one of the VIP booths. One of them was promoter and Warrior Angels designer Demetrius Easley (in tan shirt).

Ola shows off a leather stitch design self portrait that was made of her for her bday as Chef Troy talks about the artist who made the design.

Ola hugs the chef.

The second comic was Mr David who was a bit raunchy for the crowd's taste.

Knicely introduces Christia Parker, who was one of the two fashion designers who fashions, Moda Christia, were featured that nite.


Parker does her thank you walk.

Parker speaks to a well wisher.

Gospel rock singer Jai, Parker and well wisher.

The other diesgner featured was Ola's Ola Styles.


Ola does her thank you walk.

Ola poses with her asisstant (right) and assistant's friend.

Fashionistas Parker and Ola pose for a pic.

Ola's assistants light up the candles on her cake.

Ola stands with her cake.

Ola blows out the candles.

Ola cuts the cake.

Ola cuts the first slice.

The crowd.

Patrons partake in the lavish food.

Knicely holds a conversation with an attendee.

Hollman holds a conversation with Parker and Parker's mother.

Ola is greeted by one of her well wishers.

Ola poses with well wisher.

Parker poses with her boo, singer Kenneth DeShields.

Parker and a well wisher.

Jai and parker.

A pic of the video being shown at the party of Ola on a recent episode Chef Troy's webshow "Happy Plates."

Promoter William Watson,(in black suit) who prodcued a slide and video presentation chronicling Ola's life, networks with guests.

A biz card holder with bday wishes for Ola written on it.

An attendee bids for the John Lennon leather stitch drawing.

Close to 100 people attended to wish Ola a happy b-day.

Ola talks with guests Silas the Stylist and promoter Mocha Latte.

Ola and guests get their party on.