Fun fact: What got me back into painting after a too many years-long hiatus was when Kimberly Gordon shared some watercolor sketches she’d done over on her blog for Wildfox. They were all done in
It’s that time of year that my motivation resembles that of a snail in a Zumba class. Sorry, this whole 8 hours of daylight where I rarely see any sunshine gets to me. But never
Somehow it’s the first day of Fall, and honestly, it sure feels like it. It’s like a switch went off last week and the grey is starting to gradually roll into Seattle. I also had
I’ve been in one of those slumps lately – lots of overthinking, mixed with the usual self-doubt and sprinkling of sleepiness, throw in a bit of frustration too, and yet a heap of happiness that
Sometimes, when you’re just trying to figure out what the heck to do…some juicy, mind igniting, or soul-soothing images are exactly what you need. New ideas, new perspectives, just something new to look at, really.
There’s so many lovely quotes out there that I could read over and over and over again. There’s also so many that make my eyes roll (Exhibit A: “You have as many hours in a day as Beyoncé.”…don’t get
For the past few weeks, I caught myself just wishing for the year to end. Or just being pretty much over this year. My husband and I were talking about it, and he had the same feeling.
Well, we are almost done moving into our new home, which means my brain is the consistency of overnight oats at the moment, and I’ve made one too many trips to Target. Trust me, I have things
I fell in love with the words, creativity, and aesthetic of everything that is Tess Guinery at first sight. So, I immediately impulse-purchased her book, The Apricot Memoirs, the second I figured out who this
It’s officially Fall, and it’s a rainy Monday, which means it’s the perfect time for a moody Fall mood board. After living here for a year, I can say it’ my favorite season. Actually, it’s
I have a REALLY bad habit of checking out pinterest before I go to bed. There’s something about reading quotes or seeing juicy images that helps me turn by brian into “be creative while you sleep
Here’s the latest from my messy desk. Or really, it’s just my desk being a beautiful mess. I think it also might be time to invest in a portfolio of some sort, or some frames, or
Found myself in a bit of a rut, which meant… mood board to the rescue. Gosh, I love making these things. Ohhhhhhh yeah. Feeling much better now, because these little beauties make my brain and eyes
Say Hello To A Sunny Space If anyone is on the hunt for an inspiring, original and authentic website, venture on over to A Sunny Space. It’s an original documentary series, founded by Crystal Egger,
Confession. I hit a wall last week, blog-wise. I couldn’t think of anything, nor did I really want to post anything for a few days, then a few more. It was a combination of self