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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Twenty Two | Q+A with Alexis Garrett and Jeanne Oliver

    On this episode I am talking with one of my long time friends, Alexis Garrett. Alexis is a lifestyle and home designer in San Diego. We met in France over 10 years ago on an art retreat and were instant friends. Over the years we have continued to travel and make art in Mexico, Scotland, England, Africa and in each other’s homes. It took many edits to take out all of the laughing but we hope you love …

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My Journey In Morocco | The Sahara Part One

      You can read part one, two, three, four, five and six.   It was now time to pack up and say goodbye to Aistisfoul. Hadn’t we just arrived and unpacked all of our clothes and organized our art supplies? How was it already time to go?   We were about to head deep into the desert and it would be the adventure to the rest we had just experienced. We were told to only pack a few …

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A Still Heart and Loud Laughter {part one}

It is such a rare and special treat for me to get away to create art just for me.  No teaching. No responsibilities. Just the joy of being still. {A piece I created while in Scotland from my sketches of Crovie and a vintage photograph of two women from the villages} I prefer to travel with my family so to take this kind of time and money for just me is hard too but so needed. I homeschool our children …

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It Is All In The Details {Wedding Love}

I have told you before about my beautiful friend, Alexis, from the blog Fern and Feather. She is a stunning decorator and her creative touches are lovely and meaningful. I have to also add that she knows the most incredible people and goes to the most amazing parties. Lucky for us she takes photos when she goes!! She recently attended a wedding with her husband and their newborn son. This is the kind of wedding that everyone that attended will …