Natasha Tajah Burton
Natasha Tajah Burton: Put Ya Stunna Shades On!
Story and Interview by Matthew Shack
The Russian name, Natasha - A name that derives from the Latin name Natalie, (and the Diminutive form of Natalia) means "child of Christmas."
Christmas 2008 was wonderful holiday forThe Flow Online Magazine because look at what we got for a gift in 2009!
Slickforcestudio's Modelkamp and UGMX Model Mixer's Natasha Burton aka Tajah is a discovery of our boy, Ronnie McDaniel. Ronnie sent her pics to Flow Co-founder Roger Hooks...who sent them directly to me.
I'm known to be hard to impress but this was easier than making a peanut butter and jelly sandwich...BLINDFOLDED!
Natasha is a full time student at San Jose State University graduating with a bachelor’s degree in May '09. (I'm a SJSU Alum) And she's also in the process of applying for law school . She's educated, radiant, sexy and 100% all naturale. Natasha Burton is our January 2009, Face Of The Flow.
TFM: How did you get introduced into the modeling industry?
Natasha: I've always had a passion for modeling, I love being in front of the camera. I started participating in fashion shows and model mixers while I was in college. However my modeling career was taken to the next level when I shot with Nick Saglimbeni. He is a great photographer and his Slickforcestudio staff is amazing.
TFM: You have an absolutely stunning appearance. What is your nationality? Not assuming anything, of course.
Natasha: I'm African American.
TFM: How old are you and where are you from originally?
Natasha: I'm 22 and from San Diego, California.
TFM: How do you feel about being our first and newest model of the new year?
Natasha: I am very excited that I was chosen out of many to be selected as one of your newest models!
TFM: Tell us about what you have planned for 2009?
Natasha: I plan to work hard to take my modeling career to the next level and prepare to attend law school. My goal is to be a household name.
TFM: What are your measurements, weight and height?
Natasha: 36D, 26,36 135lbs, and I'm 5'7.
TFM: What is your most favorite part of your body and why?
Natasha: My eyes and my lips. My eyes because they are striking and my lips because people pay to have lips like mine.
TFM: Give us one of your patented beauty secrets.
Natasha: One of my patented beauty secrets is to Saran Wrap my tummy the night before a photo shoot. In the morning my stomach is flat and defined.
TFM: What pet peeves do you have regarding men?
Natasha: My pet peeve is liars!
TFM: How can a person get next to you? Are you available?
Natasha: No, I am currently not available.
TFM: What is the worst pick-up line ever tried on you?
Natasha: "Wow, you’re like a celebrity, can we go out?" [Laughs]
TFM: What advice would you give to all of those models out there wanting to follow in your footsteps?
Natasha: Stay focused, and my famous quote is "If you want to see new things, you got to do new things" and keep God, first.