Personal Reflections: Silver Little Lovelies

    The winter light is naturally beautiful today so no edits were needed for photos I snapped of these little lovelies.   all of them were free…

Personal Reflections: Macro and Micro Photography

Von Karman vortices – Alaska   Can you fathom the beauty of these satellite photos juxtaposed with the random microscopic ones?   I’m craving shitake and…

Book: Locals Only by Hugh Holland

Locals Only: California Skateboarding 1975-1978   Who cares if it’s 20 degrees outside right now? On planet Michele, we can imagine we’re in Southern Cali…

My Home: Peek Inside My Windows (1) December 2010

  This is our home, and as much as I can I try to keep things simple and spare. I’m easily overstimulated, and there are already…

Artist Inspiration: Nick Harner

  Emerging illustrator   N I C K    H A R N E R   creates fashionable ink/watercolor pieces like these beauties.   Nick plans to…

My Home: A Serene and Soulful Guest …

  all photos – Hello Lovely Studio   Some of the finishing touches are still missing for our guest room furnished with tag sale finds,…

My Home {Christmas 2010}

This was taken months back, but I wanted to show you the benches at the table which are mid-century oak coffee tables I snagged curbside, we…

Personal Reflections: Art in the Universe and …

BIG: Valley of dessert in Iran These images are not abstract paintings or from anyone’s imagination.   They are actually Nasa satellite photos of the earth I…

Holiday Decor Inspiration {Sarah Richardson}

Sarah Richardson does the holidays so beautifully and thoughtfully! 1. Aqua and turquoise even in December. 2. String bling on a candelabra. (Been doing this myself…

Random Inspiration: Mistakes

Learned about these *misplotted prefab concrete homes* here…they are in essence, computer-generated rejects. Are you even believing your eyes?   So so so otherworldly gorgeous…

Artist Inspiration {Malik Saaka…Tiny dancers}

The d i v i n e a r t i s t r y of   malik saaka   may take you by surprise.…

Personal Reflections: My Photos and Prayers

  The light as I attempted to capture the beauty around me.   Though I’m not Catholic, I collect old rosaries and prayer books like this…