Portrait of My In-laws

Portrait of My In-laws

I hope everyone who celebrates Christmas had a good one; mine was pretty great. My husband got me an incredibly thoughtful gift — a new desk to paint at, with plenty of space to store all my supplies. Previously I’d worked on the couch, the floor, well anywhere...
Reindeer Games

Reindeer Games

  This year it seems like holiday sweaters are all the rage, the uglier the better. In fact, I even have a designer friend whose ugly sweaters have been a huge seller (Go, Amanda!) and people are actually entering ugly sweater contests. Now, while I still...
Whooo says it’s too late to make Christmas stationery?

Whooo says it’s too late to make Christmas stationery?

  So between Christmas shopping and making the new place feel like home, I did want to create a design to put on Christmas cards this year. I realize snowy owls are not particularly Christmas-y, but hey that’s why their tree is decked out in bright, shiny...
Feeling Fur, Fake, that is, at Anthropologie

Feeling Fur, Fake, that is, at Anthropologie

I’ve written on this blog before about my love of vintage fur. I just think it’s a great way to enjoy fur (recycling!) without contributing to the killing of animals. That said, I have no problem with people wearing new fur. Vintage is simply my...
A Thing of Beauty…

A Thing of Beauty…

Still doing your holiday shopping? (Yeah, me too, even though I always promise myself that next year I’ll be finished with all that in November…. well… there’s another New Year’s resolution I guess.) If you’re in the same boat and...