A shy sunflower for your August calendar

We have a new store called Sunflower.  Just like the sunflower in the painting, I’m not quite ready to show it off. Our Sunflower store opened on July 10th, and it has been quite busy with shoppers, considering how we haven’t really shared much about it. Really nothing other than what we’ve put in the windows […]

Would you swap this month, for another year?

July 2010… we went on vacation. Four years later, we’re up working until all hours of the night getting ready to open our new store called “Sunflower.” Would I swap out this month, for July 2010? [Back to my easy, uncomplicated life?] Not a chance. July 2014 finds me in the midst of complete chaos, yet so […]

Hydrangea Boxes for June

 “Hydrangea Boxes“ is the last painting I created at the studio I had inside my shop called Home COLOR. I just moved out over the weekend, and we are working like crazy to get the new store and studio up and running. Right now I feel a little homeless. And OVERWHELMED. Our plans are exciting, but feel a […]

Happy May Day! A New bouquet for YOU…

 “Mrs. Horton’s Roses” is one of my most recent paintings. I created it during the month of March to tide us over until the flowers began to bloom again. In the spirit of “May Day,” I am leaving this small bouquet at your virtual doorstep. Enjoy this celebration of spring for the entire month of MAY! To read the story […]

“These are a few of my favorite things!”

This dahlia was blooming in my yard. And one glorious autumn day I had the foresight to pick one and take some photos of it standing in front of the perfect sky. Now it’s a painting! That is most definitely one of my favorite things. Just a few of my other favorite things: The reward […]