Happy Weekend, Original Paintings and the 100 Day Project

Happy weekend! (Lucy says hi) So, what are your plans? We’re sadly leaving the mountains behind and returning back to Atlanta, ending what was a lovely, after Easter vacation. I’ve got some 100 Day Project updates and (happily) announce that the original paintings from this project are going to be available for purchase. I’m so […]

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life on instagram…

From top left and clockwise: • Week 5 of 52 Weeks of Print (This one is kicking my %$#) • My newest issue of Uppercase (which arrived right before a road trip. 🙂 • Yin and Yang (a.k.a. Pepper & Gracie, our weekend visitors) • Sketching with Sophie (on a beautiful afternoon) • The deal of a […]

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insta art. insta life…

Sharing bits of daily art, bags and life via Instagram…Insta Art:1) Creating new sidebar headers.2) Working on a new watercolor project. (more soon)3) A trip to Dick Blick nets new lino blocks, a little watercolor block (see #2) and a spiffy eraser.4) Playing with 53 Paper. Insta Life:1) Making Sophie food (She eats 100% humanly now. […]

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an instagram week and a thank you…

Studio Waterstone’s new thank you card. Sound southern? Hope so – it was certainly my intention. The cards will eventually be available in the art shop but they were created as a little “thank you” to include with handbag purchases. Instagram: For some reason, Oreo took center stage last week with Instagram. She kind of […]

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gratitude monday via instagram…

Recently ran across this portrait of me when I was around 6-ish. Clearly, I didn’t want my picture taken and had no idea how to pose. But most of all, living in the country with a distinct shortage of girls, I’m grateful that I survived childhood. From top left, I’m grateful for… 1) My seam ripper2) Homemade […]

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instagramming…

Hi all – I hope you had a lovely weekend. It was pretty ideal here in Atlanta. Except for walking around with Sophie, I spent most of the time inside playing catch up. Here’s a little of my weekend via instagram… Happenings:• Got issue 19 of Uppercase in the mail. It was like having Christmas […]

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tgif…and just in case…

A big TGIF today. I’ll share a bit of instagram and a thought. Please chime in if you feel so inclined. It’s been a freaking busy week here what with the art, bags and quite frankly, the family. I thought that when they grew up and moved away and went on trips and found things […]

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painting, instagramming and battling

Hi there and happy fall! This weekend we savored the gorgeousness of the new season while battling nasty colds. We hunkered down both inside and out – hey, gotta enjoy this weather while we can, right? Also received some fabulous cold battling advice on Instagram. And speaking of Instagram, my weekend in pics involved a […]

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scheduling – life, bags and art…

Personal pics from Instagram. Randomly taken…a painting, repotting, my sweet Sophie and visible proof of my obsession with bruschetta. In the afternoon…From the studio. It’s time to get back to leather for a bit. Can’t work without Pandora. And coffee. I’m working of several bags – a few fabric and a few leather. Feels good […]

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