Three Easy steps to solving ALL of Life’s problems. (If ONLY!)

When at a loss for what to do… 1. Do what you know HOW to DO. 2. Remember what you KNOW to be TRUE. 3. Find something NEW for YOU. I like to explore ALL my options. So much so, that it has become a joke in our family. If you want something researched like a […]

A new calendar for a full month of SPRING!

If you look closely, there’s a new and beautiful surprise every day. I love SPRING! Enjoy this free calendar on your computer desktop when you are stuck inside with work — or April Showers.Take a few moments each day to watch SPRING unfold. Listen. Smell. Look really, really closely. You’ll be amazed. It’s like Christmas outside, only better. I LOVE Spring!

And the winner is… (results of my print give-away contest!)

317 petals later… my painting of downtown Greenville, SC was finally completed. Thanks to ALL of you who guessed the time it would take to paint the flowers in this bouquet. Of the 60+ guesses I received, one person came within 30 minutes of guessing the correct amount of time. And the winner is… Sue […]

What to do with a cute dish towel?

{ My universal answer to all decorating questions… } Make a pillow! This pillow started out as an adorable dish towel. I can only take credit for spotting its beauty, and then sewing and stuffing it. Thanks to my lovely assistant, Doris Bickel, Home Color will be open this afternoon and tomorrow for a few […]

Do over #2. (My new Christmas Mantle)

Why did I rearrange everything I had just put onto my mantle for Christmas at my shop last week? My desk faces the fireplace, and what I had originally done was just not working for me. I guess that is the artist in me. But so far, this new look feels right. I ended up […]

It’s Christmastime at Home Color

HOME COLOR Christmas Open House [This weekend!] FRIDAY, Nov. 30: 10am – 8pm SATURDAY, Dec. 1: 10am – 8pm 104. S. Poinsett Hwy. • Travelers Rest, SC 29690 I hope to see you this weekend! PS If you can’t make it to Travelers Rest, but would like to see more… “like” my New Facebook Page for […]

A Camellia Calendar for you… (happy new month!)

Although the Camellias aren’t in bloom right now, this painting is a preview of what’s to come later this fall and winter –assuming you live in Zone 7 and are lucky enough to live near some kind-soul who planted a Camellia bush. To keep this ever-blooming-blossom on your desktop, simply click on the image above […]

July is here! (new month = new calendar)

If you enjoy flowers, why not download this desktop calendar for the month of July? Simply click on the image above. Click here to read about the inspiration for this painting on my web site. (You can also purchase prints of this painting through my web site too!) Below is a short movie which shows […]

June is here! (new month = new calendar)

Click here to read about this painting. Below is a short movie showing this painting in progress… You can see this painting in person at the Piccolo Spoleto Outdoor Art Festival. I’ve got it with me at booth #25 on Calhoun St. I’ve ALSO got brand new prints too!