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I am so pleased to share my first mural project of 2012. One of my dear friends is due in March, and I was thrilled to paint this special nursery for little “Baby D!” The mom originally thought of buying a wall decal, but after brainstorming we decided having a more personalized tree would be […]

I was SO incredibly pleased with the level of interest and kind feedback I received from my other guides,  that I decided to share some more holiday love. Valentine’s Day is only a month away! Are you ready? In this list you’ll find 101 Valentine’s Day Inspirations:  Gifts • Recipes • Crafts • Decor • […]

I keep saying I want to tape my own painting process… but I certainly don’t think it’d be nearly as fascinating as this super-fast finger painting technique – WOW. What a talented man! Oh, and my favorite comment left on YouTube is:  “If you listen closely you can hear Bob Ross crying.” – larsatspitblog

Painted in 2010 My first custom painting for 2012 was quite a unique request! The challenge was to combine Van Gogh’s Starry Night and Church at Auvers paintings while adding a twist from the show, Doctor Who. And, to include a strange alien in the church window (apparently this is from a particular episode). Although […]

Who’s ready for 2012?! I thought I’d share a few fun ideas in case any of you are throwing a little NYE party! Mix up your guest list and start your party no earlier than 8 or 9 (according to most online sources) to prevent a drudge of midnight anticipation. Also, starting later takes some […]

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Here’s a little winter-weather color inspiration for you!Follow the links below for great ideas & goodies! 1. Ultimate Gift Wrap Guide (101 Ideas)! 2.  Snowflake Mittens3.  Kate Spade Purse4.  Bracelets by Jade + CoCo5. Essie Nail Polish6. DIY Snowflakes (simply thread cotton)7.  JOYful Decorating8.  Layla Grayce Lamp9.  Dragonfly Painting (for sale on Etsy)10. Jitterbug Apron11. […]

12.15.2011 – With great joy, I announce that I have just concluded my Final Research Project, An Exploration of Color Theory and Bookmaking, in partial fulfillment towards receiving my Master’s of Art in Art Education from Boston University. It was a rigorous, but worthwhile journey. This little blog page is not technically related to my […]

Still looking for a few special gifts or stocking stuffers? A wide assortment of items are still available in my Etsy shop.   Orders placed by midnight on Thu. Dec. 15 will be included in my last shipment on Fri. Dec. 16th.  After this, I will be traveling for the holidays, and any orders received after this […]

Since I was SO incredibly pleased with the level of interest and kind feedback from my 2011 Ultimate DIY Gift Guide…  I decided to create a followup guide filled with 101 inspiring gift wrapping ideas!Why not make the package as beautiful as the gift itself!? *Please note that all links are active & working at […]