Foxy Lady of the Manor

Foxy Lady of the Manor

When I tought myself to paint in watercolors eight years ago one of the first pieces I painted was a portrait of Karen Elson. It was right after she released “The Ghost Who Walks,” an Americana album that proved she was more than just a pretty face or Jack White’s...
Dreamy Fall Dress from Free People

Dreamy Fall Dress from Free People

Since I’m still on a fall fashion kick (and really, who isn’t?) I knew I’d have to create another Free People-inspired illustration. Thus the lovely redhead you see pictured here with a crown of seasonal flowers and a filmy Free People slip dress and...
Two Years of My Style Canvas

Two Years of My Style Canvas

This is probably a post that should have been written two months ago on the second anniversary of this blog. But honestly… who’s counting things like months and days? Not me. And really, I just felt like acknowledging the fact that blogs can be great motivators...
My Other Modcloth Make the Cut Contest Designs

My Other Modcloth Make the Cut Contest Designs

If you guys saw my last blog post, you know that I recently entered a clothing design contest being organized by Modcloth. And by the way–voting’s still open for the five top designs that will actually get manufactured and sold on the Modcloth site, nudge,...
A shout-out to fashionable couples

A shout-out to fashionable couples

I don’t know why but I tend to get very excited about couples who love to dress up. My husband and I are that way even though he sometimes gets ripped on by his friends for his formal jackets with black jeans and silver jewelry. (Why guys love to give each other...