Personal Reflections: Inside my Artist’s Heart

Hello Lovely Studio I am loving all the fall guest posts from my friends in blogland, and one of my pals (Joan) is saying “goodbye,…

A Renovated Modern Farmhouse, My Art, and …

We have been touring homes with farmhouse style and modern farmhouse decor like crazy this summer on Hello Lovely, and I see no good reason…

Art Tour of My Collages {My Art}

When I shared the tour of my abstract paintings the other day, I mentioned  my collage tour would follow. vintage book pages, vintage catalogs, acrylics, and…

Art Tour of My Paintings {My Art}

  In my last post, I mentioned I finally began organizing my studio, which I put off doing for a year since the renovation left me…

Industrial Farmhouse Home Decor {My Birthday Party}

Welcome to a beautiful industrial farmhouse which set the scene for my shared 50th birthday dinner party. My birthday twin and I have been friends since…

My Abstract Paintings {January 2014}

our living room LIVING with abstracts would be a more fitting title for this post since I’m not much of a decorator, preferring instead to…

My Art: paris graffiti collages i made

I found all sorts of beautiful, gritty, layered street art on building walls in Paris, where legal tagging sites are sprinkled across the city. Apparently, groups of artists…

My Art: Where My Art Lives {1920s …

  When I began painting 4 years ago, it was with much encouragement from artist friend Melissa James . Melissa HAD to have this large gritty…

new art & GIVEAWAY

Personal schtuff: Miracle to miracle is how I have been living. Just back from Arizona, I am happy to report my mom is recovering nicely from…

My Art and 5 minute art by Alison …

Recently, I began creating these feminine chic collages on paper utilizing some favorite materials: linen, silk, vintage French lace, vintage pointe shoe ribbon, old french documents, and vintage…

My Art {Collages on Vintage Book Covers}

collage for Monika of Splendid Willow  A few years ago, I began creating these mixed media collages on old discarded book covers.  collage…

My Art: Where My Art Lives {Tone …

Pinch me. One of my lil’ seascapes lives in a beautiful space designed by my friend Loi of Tone on Tone Antiques near Washington, D.C. mine’s…