Taste Maker

First impressions aren’t just for people. They’re also key when it comes to dinner. Food Stylist Rebecca Martin makes sure local businesses put their best tastes forward.

Rebecca Martin has always thrived in the kitchen. “I’m from a rural area of North Carolina where we grew our food and cooking lessons began at an early age,” she admits. Martin’s passion for all things culinary lead her into a particularly interesting line of work as a Food Stylist. “It’s a bit of art, a bit of science, a variety of skills, and a lot of patience,” she quips. As such, Martin works with a wide range of clients — from advertising firms to restaurants, cooking shows and production companies. “Food is a product that needs to look its best on camera,” she says. “I’m always trying out new techniques.” And with exquisite results, we’re sure;