When it rains, it pours.

I have been SO BUSY this weekend, but not the complaining-about-the-laundry kind of busy; rather, the I-might-get-tendonitis-from-all-this-painting kind. It seems everyone is doing their Christmas shopping (buy handmade!) and thanks to a couple of reviews and blog posts in the past couple of weeks, I have received a good number of orders for custom name […]

A Blog A Day While The Kids Are Away: Forgetful

Days like these can go one of two ways. It’s not uncommon for me to yell, “Serenity now!” and plop down on the couch with a glass of wine but tonight, I’m embracing the chaos and pretending to be Superwoman. Also with a glass of wine.

A Blog A Day While The Kids Are Away: Twilight Edition

Now I know that there are some hardcore Twilight fans out there and don’t get me wrong. It was a pretty entertaining read, but if I want smoldering, dark and brooding I need only look across the dinner table.


I have a couple of paintings in the queue right now, but I’m just not feeling it yet. That is to say,  my studio is a mess and I can’t concentrate on anything until I get rid of the kids artwork (sorry kids!) and the dust bunnies and everything else (old printer) that gets shoved […]

Mad Woman

Sometimes I find inspiration in unexpected places. Like Mad Men.