My Art: Abstract Paintings Whispering Tranquility

I am excited about getting together with my baby sister Lisa (here in Arizona) to paint together. (My shop is stocked with low-priced original paintings on…

Interior Design Inspiration: The Laurent House

Some exciting news from myneck of the woods (Rockford, Illinois)… this Frank Lloyd Wright gem will soon be opening its doors as a museum! The…

My Art {Beachy Greys}

I have been happily painting my heart out this month and wanted to share some work (a few acrylics on canvas are available in my…

25 year anniversary

In 1987, while still in college we married at a place called Nazareth Hall. I wrote a special song a friend performed, and our parents…

My Art: Where My Art Lives {music gallery}

Trio of my panels in the homeowners’ bedroom where they requested lyrics from ‘their song’ as well as metallic graphic goodness. You may recognize this…

2012 Interior Designer Inspiration: Swoonworthy

Welcome to a chic gem in Manchester, England. You likey her pillows? She has a shop! To a sexy girl’s guide to turningan eccentric Edwardian houseinto…

Personal Reflections: mom

One of my earliest memories is sitting on her lap with my head resting on her Chanel No. 5 perfumed neck as she chatted with…

My Shop & My Art

Let’s get right to it, shall we? feel free to leap like me and sis here Buckle up, Paris. My groom and I are descending upon…

Interior Designer Inspiration: Velvet and Linen

The Gianettis’ design work and gorgeous sanctuary of a site Velvet and Linen with its gorgeous Patina Style has been charming the pants off of…

My Photography: Equestrian Friend + Love Poem + a Wish

A poem by Maya Angelou: “We, unaccustomed to courageexiles from delightlive coiled in shells of lonelinessuntil love leaves its high holy templeand comes into our…

My 1890 Dough Bowl from Hungary

You’ve indulged me whenever I wax on about beautifulmends in vintage linens, and now there aremore mends to add to the obsession. It’s a wabi sabi…

Interview: Hello Lovely for The Enchanted Home

How not to be enchanted by my friend Tina, the dream home, and her fabulous kitchen? Do you know her blog The Enchanted Home? She…