Fran Gealer


An accomplished photographer, collage artist and baker, Fran Gealer has worked as a photo editor and photographer for magazines like Vogue, Travel & Leisure, Bon Appetit, House & Garden, British Traveller and Departures. She photographed Beatrice Wood in Ojai, months before she died. Of that time with Wood, Gealer recalls the artists’ elegance, her youthful energy, and twinkling smile. As the chocolatier for Beato Chocolate, Gealer imbues her confections with Wood’s lighthearted spirit, always with a flavorful and whimsical twist.