What is Inspiring Me | November 2023

What is Inspiring Me | November 2023

I wanted to share more of what I am reading, watching, listening to and learning etc. There is so much beauty all around us and we have to be intentional to make sure that what we consume (watch, read, listen to, learn) feeds us in beautiful ways. BUT the other...
Artist Supplies Restocked and Ready to Ship!

Artist Supplies Restocked and Ready to Ship!

We have watercolor sets, pigment cigars, and drawing blocks all stocked and ready for immediate shipping. We also have a few left of our signature French Market Bags that I carried all over Italy. This will be the last time the art supplies are restocked before...
Italy 2024 | Registration Opens Tomorrow!

Italy 2024 | Registration Opens Tomorrow!

  I am so excited to share that I have been invited by Daune Pitman of The Cottage Table Experience to come back to Italy with her and teach again NEXT FALL!  Registration will open on November 10th! This is one of my favorite places in the whole world and to get...
Instant Access | Finding Flow with Hallie Kohn

Instant Access | Finding Flow with Hallie Kohn

Finding flow and getting lost in the moments of creating is one of the most important reasons to make art. There are limitless, sometimes overwhelming options for methods of making, with endless mediums and tools. Join Hallie Kohn in a still life painting course that...
With Shaky Hands Let’s Stand Together

With Shaky Hands Let’s Stand Together

  A few years ago Mary-K Mullin, a girl I went to high school with, died from a brain tumor. When I first found out she was sick( and that it was terminal) I wrote her this message.   Mary-K, I have just heard the saddest news and I can’t even believe...
Last Day | 40% Off Online Courses!

Last Day | 40% Off Online Courses!

      LAST DAY to get 40% off online courses! Sixteen years ago I had a one, five and seven year old and once they were in bed each night I would create until the early hours in the morning. I look back now on those nights and know that those hours to...
Creating an Authentic + Cozy Home

Creating an Authentic + Cozy Home

I believe spaces should be used well, beauty should not be saved just for company and home should reflect the hearts that live there and not just the trends we see around us. I am not a designer but putting home together has been my heart for as long as I can...
What is Inspiring Me Lately | September 2023

What is Inspiring Me Lately | September 2023

I wanted to share more of what I am reading, watching, listening to and learning etc. There is so much beauty all around us and we have to be intentional to make sure that what we consume (watch, read, listen to, learn) feeds us in beautiful ways. BUT the other...
The Art of Gathering | Last Spot Available!

The Art of Gathering | Last Spot Available!

There are big changes coming to our life and business over the next year and we have made the difficult decision that this fall live event of The Art of Gathering will be the last time. Because of this decision we have opened a few more spots for those that were...
Beauty Round-Up | September 2023

Beauty Round-Up | September 2023

Each month we love searching for free beauty on the internet to share with you. This month we thought it would be fun to focus on Georgia O’Keefe in honor of the upcoming course with Diane Reeves, A Way of Seeing; Doing Art with Georgia O’Keeffe.  Grab a...
I Am Teaching | Wanderlust 2024 Registration Open!

I Am Teaching | Wanderlust 2024 Registration Open!

  The team of Teachers for Wanderlust 2024 has been announced, and I am thrilled to tell you that I am one of them. Wanderlust 2024 is 49 mixed-media lessons, all downloadable and yours to keep forever. Plus handouts, a creative community, and a whole bunch of...
Back to School Sale | 40% Off One Online Course

Back to School Sale | 40% Off One Online Course

    Our last one at home (Benjamin) just started his junior year of high school this week! With the start of school comes the promise of cooler temperatures, a more structured schedule (which I actually love) and the invitation to be present in whatever...