Rustic French Farmhouse in Dordogne & Artist

Oh, my! Has it truly been seven years since I shared the beautiful artistry and rustic French farmhouse of Alexandra Ritchie of Byloom & Hyde?…

Let Them Eat Cake…Violet Cakes by Claire Ptak

Is it early morning as you read this? Afternoon? Late in the evening? Because I can’t think of a time it won’t be appetizing. If…

Beautiful Souls Healing With Art: Holly Irwin

The title of this post is purposefully ambiguous. Are WE the Beautiful Souls Healing With Art, on the receiving end of healing from another’s art? Is the…

The Shining Jewel Within Frank Lloyd Wright’s “Little Gem” {…

We’re time traveling today, friends. I’m taking you to 1951. I Love Lucy premiered on CBS, “An American in Paris” was popular with moviegoers, and…

Inspiring Quotes of Encouragement & Spring Color for Your Soul

Today, I hope no matter what the circumstances in your life, this safe pocket of peace here on the web will bring you a little…

Francine Turk’s Heart and Vault Opens in Chicago

I have admired the work of artist Francine Turk for years after first discovering her beautiful charcoal nudes at Chicago’s Randolph Street Market and then…

{Artist Inspiration} Francine Turk

  Familiar with the brilliant work of Chicago fine artist Francine Turk?   Most of the pieces here are from Next Level BadAss, created as a…

George Marks {Artist & Social Sculptor}

  George Marks is a fine artist, social sculptor, designer, and crowd favorite on Hello Lovely.   Marks calls Southern Louisiana home, and his work is represented…

{Artist Inspiration} Furniture by Brazilian Artist Domingos Tòtora

The brilliant Domingos Tòtora is an artist from a mountainous region of Brazil, where his life’s work involves sculpting curvilinear furniture and art objects infused with an…

Artist Inspiration: George Marks {Dance of Birds}

La Danse des Oiseaux (Dance of Birds) is a breathtaking collaboration with work from George Marks and Lisa di Stefano at the Claire Elizabeth Gallery…

{Artist Inspiration} Margo Vanerkelens

My designer friend Greet of Lefevre Interiors (author of the award-winning Belgian Pearls) recently shared the work of artist Margo Vanerkelens, and I was compelled to go deeper…

{Artist Inspiration} Melissa James

Transitioning into autumn is the perfect time to be treated to a cozy collection of photographs from Melissa James, a dreamy Chicago artist who happens also to be…