Debbie Miller

Abstract Landscapes | Limited Edition Art Kit

  While we were in Italy I came upon vintage book covers, vintage papers and even some special art supplies that begged for me to make you a kit to accompany my next course, Abstract Landscapes. This is VERY limited and I will not be able to create this exact kit. This kit was really […]
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Modern + Artful Design Inspiration Entry No. 01 | For the Home

Modern + Artful Design Inspiration | For the Home Journal Entry No. 01 Welcome to a new series here on the blog that shares our true love of art and design. So many of you started following me years ago because of our mutual love of home, design, homemaking and creating beauty in our day […]
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Inspired By | July 2024

We are back from our month in Italy as a family. We have come home to boxes everywhere in the new home and trying to set up the new studio. The things inspiring me in the midst of so much chaos is really simple things (which is true most of the time). As we unbox […]
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One-On-One Business Consulting | Summer Calendar Open

We are back from our month in Italy and I am thrilled to share the the summer calendar for consulting is now open.  One-on-one business consults is one of my favorite ways to connect with business owners and so much can be accomplished during this time. Whether you want to meet face-to-face or live on […]
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Provence Creative Retreat | Get on the First to Know List

2025 is turning out to be the year of France! Ooh La La! This is the last France retreat I will be a part of in 2025 and this one is in Provence!     I have been invited to teach a one day art workshop within the beautiful Provence Creative Retreat of The Cottage […]
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Abstract Landscapes | Early Registration Open!

Frequently Asked Questions Please read our FAQS that apply to all of our courses. If you have a question after that please use the contact page. Click to Read FAQS Now. Course Description Join me for another live Zoom art workshop. In this two part workshop we will be creating abstract landscape studies. The first session […]
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July 2024 Beauty Round-Up | Beauty Found

I am constantly in awe of the beauty that is all around me if I have my eyes open to it. Sometimes I find it unpacking our things and seeing old things in a new way, seeing a brand new view of the sunset, giving things away that will no longer fit in this smaller […]
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July Online Course Special | Paint Your Town with Jeanne Oliver

Our JULY 50% off course special is Paint Your Town with Jeanne Oliver   For the month of July you can get Paint Your Town at 50% off with the code PAINTYOURTOWN50 at checkout. Course Description Sometimes we get to be wild explorers and travel far away, other times we can connect with other creatives […]
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Both 2025 France Art Retreats are Sold Out | Get on the Waitlist!

Waitlists for Both France Art Retreats I am so honored to share with you that the second France Art Retreat sold out in less than 24 hours! Thank you so much to each of you that will be traveling to France with me in 2025 to create and connect! There is a waitlist for each […]
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An Artist in Paris Part II | With Julia Muller

Welcome to An Artist In series. In this series a different artist, that is intimate in different parts of the world, will share their insider tips for where to eat, stay, see the best art, sketch the best views, rest at their favorite cafes and more. You will be able to go out and adventure here in […]
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2nd Art Retreat in the South of France | Get on the First to Know List!

The first France art retreat (announced almost a month ago) sold out within an hour so I was asked if I would like to teach a second retreat! Of course I said YES! If you did not get a spot in the first workshop I am thrilled to announce that I will be teaching a […]
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Inspired By | June 2024

We are currently traveling in Italy and it has been a gift of time to write, read, create and spend time with family. I am very intentional about my rhythm at home but these past few months had been extremely out of my normal ebb and flow and I was feeling it. The things inspiring […]
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June 2024 Beauty Round-Up | Inspired by the work of Faye Toogood

I am constantly in awe of the beauty that is all around me if I have my eyes open to it. Sometimes I find it having all three children together and hearing them laughing in the other room, reading a long awaited book with sounds all around me so different from my day to day […]
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1 More Day Until Our Semi-Annual 50% Off Sale | EVERY Course Included and NO Limits!

We moved every single thing in our home except the baby grand piano. THAT was not in our wheelhouse or muscles! These men were amazing and never complained once about moving this piano all the way up the hill. The day that the piano was being moved in I was also unpacking some of my […]
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2 Days Until our Semi-Annual 50% off Sale | EVERY Course Included!

This move has been so different than any other move we have had! We bought our mid century home late December 2023 and we have had time to move slowly into the new space. We found ourselves doing weekly trips with boxes until we unintentionally moved the whole house by ourselves. The last week of […]
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3 Days Until Our Semi-Annual 50% Off Sale | EVERY Course is Included!

Each year one of our favorite ways to celebrate and prepare for this semi-annual sale is to create countdown images. We have so much fun as a family coming up with new ideas to photograph. This year we thought it was only fitting to share a little peek into our huge decision to sell our […]
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When Your Memories Start to Fade

    | My mom is the little blonde second from the left. One more was added to the family when my mom was in high school |   We have all had those experiences waiting for the memories to fade. In fact, people will tell you that the memory will fade someday. People will […]
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May 2024 Beauty Round-Up | Beauty Found

I am constantly in awe of the beauty that is all around me if I have my eyes open to it. Sometimes I find it in the tension of transition (thank you Craig Cooney for articulating it so well). This will be more of what I share soon as our business is shifting, our home […]
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Paper + Portraits | Instant Access

In this online workshop you will create multiple quick portraits that will be your inspiration for your linoprint. I will share my process for create loose and abstract portraits, how to create beautiful and rich color washes to bring a portrait to life, how to use simple tools to create beautiful values, how to use […]
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An Artist in Bellagio, Italy | Make the Whole World your Studio

Welcome to An Artist In series. In this series a different artist, that is intimate in different parts of the world, will share their insider tips for where to eat, stay, see the best art, sketch the best views, rest at their favorite cafes and more. You will be able to go out and adventure […]
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Navigli Antique Market | Antique Market in Milan

When we are staying in Bellagio we love to take the train from Lake Como to Milan for the Navigli Antique Market. On the last Sunday of every month over 400 vendors line the banks of Naviglio Grande (the oldest canal in Milan) and you will find everything from vintage linens, gorgeous mid century furniture, […]
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48 Hours in Venice | Top Tips

  While we were in Italy last summer, we had a little over 48 hours in Venice. There are many faces to this ancient city you can visit again and again and keep discovering new beauty. I would like to offer some suggestions that may help to take a step back in time and see […]
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Traveling Well | Tips for Extended Adventures with your Family

Traveling as a family has given us the incredible gift of adventure, lasting memories, time to bond in new ways, and seeing the world together with fresh eyes. While shorter trips are relatively straightforward to plan, embarking on an extended journey requires a little more thoughtfulness and preparation. Last summer we had a five week […]
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Travel Musts Shopping Guide | Part Two

      I have wanted to travel since I was a little girl. I would call up the airlines and ask them how much to fly from Chicago, Illinois to Los Angles, California (or a million other places). I am so sorry to every single person that spent all of that time on the […]
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