Red, white, blue….and yellow

Happy 4th of July weekend to my fellow Americans (of ALL backgrounds and nationalities)!!! We are celebrating with a little nostalgia in red, white, blue....and yellow!! What says the 4th and summer better than cookin' on the grill??? These potholders add a bit of spirit to your weekend and are so easy to make! Encase… Continue reading Red, white, blue….and yellow


Dandelions, Fireflies and Wildflowers

I’m just finishing an amazing day…it was delightfully warm with a perfect breeze that carried into the evening chasing the mosquitoes away. One of my favorite books is called “How to be a Wildflower, a field guide” by Katie Daisy. It is filled with her beautiful art, favorite quotes and simple ways to find the… Continue reading Dandelions, Fireflies and Wildflowers


Step 1: Funicular Design

I've been working my way through the design of the Funicular wallhanging. I drew several color concepts in my Inspiration Book exploring how to portray the striking swirls of chartreuse and electric blue against the red and purple stairs.  It needs lots of movement and yet a linear element as well. I drew 4 options:… Continue reading Step 1: Funicular Design