Recent Posts

{ today }

Are you as invigorated as I am at the prospect of a fresh new calendar year?  Welcome 2018!  You are welcome here. Henry Ward Beecher said “You are only sure of today.  Do not let yourself be cheated out of it.”  Something about facing the […]

painting details

Here are some close-ups of my most recent studio work.  I’m giving myself permission to be in there almost every day.  Working hard and learning learning learning…  

a sweet southern summer wedding…a mom’s memories

I feel I should begin this post like this… “Once upon a time, in a far away land, a beautiful princess fell in love with a handsome prince…” Because it felt a little like a fairytale, this sweet daughter of ours marrying the guy of […]

{ spring inspiration board }

Welcome Spring! Here are some photos of an inspiration board I created to usher in warmer days and the greening of the earth. Bye bye Winter!

{ quilt inspiration }

My first-ever hand-quilted quilt is finished!  It was a labor of love, and by that I mean I loved every minute of the process of this quilt.  If you’ve known me even a little while, you know I am pretty much daily inspired by my […]