My first watercolor on this blog, four years ago

My first watercolor on this blog, four years ago

  Well, today is #ThrowbackThursday, so I guess that means I’m allowed to reminisce about the fact that it’s been four years since I started this blog. Granted My Style Canvas was at a Blogspot address at first and I was just learning how to use...
Phoenix Rising

Phoenix Rising

  Well, hello there. And thank you for visiting this blog since I know I’ve been lax about posting this summer. I’ve been keeping a hand in a bunch of creative projects at once, but of course the downside of that is that it takes forever to to get any...
One Dress, Five Ways

One Dress, Five Ways

  So recently I spotted this little black dress on Modcloth and it wasn’t just any LBD, IMHO. I immediately thought, with its white, almost matronly looking peter pan collar and near knee-length, of a dress worn by an early 90s era, newly famous Courtney...
Stars and Stripes

Stars and Stripes

  Hello, all and happy July 4th to everyone reading this who lives stateside (and everyone else too, of course!). I was so grateful for the day off today that I didn’t even let a hurricane named Arthur that turned this normally barbecue-friendly holiday...
Celebrating the Return of Solid-Color Manicures

Celebrating the Return of Solid-Color Manicures

While I admit to being fascinated by nail art — especially intricate florals or other patterns — I’ve never actually worn any myself. Even with the decals that are supposed to be easy to use, somehow I always end up throwing the tab sheet down in disgust (after...