Art · Business & Marketing

The State of Wordsremember.

I've shared our story a couple of times but I don't mind repeating it, because we worked so hard for the outcome and we're both rather proud of ourselves. Short form: we went back to school with a toddler and no money, soon had another kid and he joined the military both for the experience… Continue reading The State of Wordsremember.

Art · bookbinding

I made something for me. Because I’m a momma and it’s almost Mother’s Day.

In a funky twist, I will not be home for Mother's Day. I'm off to what is currently my family's hometown (they've all said they're not staying ... but they haven't moved yet;) to celebrate a baby and do Mother's Day with my own mother. I'm rather looking forward to this ... I'll get to… Continue reading I made something for me. Because I’m a momma and it’s almost Mother’s Day.

Art Thoughts

Just Be.

I'm tired. More than normal, even. I think it's a combination of our rather busy schedule (my kids decided THEY SIMPLY MUST PLAY BASEBALL/SOFTBALL and they have several games/practices each week) and my trying to spiffy up my gift/Christmas sections, because I had no time last fall and was completely unprepared for the season (I… Continue reading Just Be.

Art · Art Thoughts

I don’t know all the words.

I'm an artist who doesn't really know how to talk about art. I know terms like "abstract" and "modern" but any further breakdown into categories and I'm completely lost. The same with techniques: I've probably done a few of them but that's just experimenting; I'd look at you blankly if you were to give those… Continue reading I don’t know all the words.