Tablescapes, Tropical Palms

  Come dine with me by the tropical sea       Instead writing a silly poem today, I’m going to let you relax and enjoy the view, and maybe feel a sea breeze or two…                                       … Continue reading

Party Panache, Summer Holiday Week

  It’s been a busy 1st week of July         If you celebrate the 4th, I hope you had a fun filled time!         Everyone lines up on our street for our annual community 4th of July parade          Vintage cars         Patriotic … Continue reading

Creations, New Tabletop Products!!

I am so excited about 3 brand new tabletop products now available my Society 6 Shop   Coasters, Serving Trays, and Cutting Boards!   “Buzzzzzz” coasters “Firecracker” serving tray Garden Tomatoes cutting board     Take a peek!         “Breezy Palms” Serving or Decorative Tray             “Spice … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Summer Buffet & Watermelon Cupcakes

One of my favorite things to do is arrange the large kitchen island seasonally, setting out plates and self serve pieces so everything is handy at meal time         Right now there is a summer vignette is set on the high top end, with beach chair and palm tree candles, an old … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Garden Tomatoes

Before I made Summer Tomato Slab Pie I took a photo of the beautiful garden tomatoes so I could paint them         If you look closely you can see many different colors on what at first glance is a simple red tomato         So many different shades of red, … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Seahorse

Last week we had Fun with Watermelon, experimenting with different mediums.  This week I intended to do a rough sketch to refer to as I painted a decorative board, but I ended up getting a little carried away… so you can see two very different versions of the seahorse, one in marker and ink, and … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Bunny Bash and Spring Table Hop Round-up

When my “city” bunnies heard they would not be needed this Easter, they decided to throw a bash of their own!       They hung the wreath on the door and put out the Busy Bunny Easter Grass Tree         They gathered colorful eggs and grasses         Nests … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Flaming Flamingo

Don’t know what to paint? Wet your paper and drop and splatter a little paint and let it dry What do you see?       I saw a pink flamingo The dots on the upper far right looked like the eye and beak shape       Next came feathers and the long curved … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Kitchen Redo with Art

    With the kitchen freshly painted I wanted to change out the art work make it more masculine,  a “chef’s kitchen” The florals came down and up went some framed watercolors of food         HH and HHjr both love to cook so I have learned to share         … Continue reading

Holidays, Valentine Love

Wine Cork heart   ❤️   psst…2 weeks to Valentine’s Day!     ❤️ Plenty of time for making Valentine crafts, gifts and recipes! Here are some of my favorites…   You can make a Ribbon Heart Wreath with things you have, a wire coat hanger and ribbon or fabric   Make a Candy tree or … Continue reading

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