Saturday, May 26, 2012

What's new...

It's been a busy week of painting furniture
for my shop + for clients.

A couple of cool things stand out...

Right I write this very post...
Royal Design Studios is featuring me as their
Throughout the day they 'll be showing work I've done using Royal Design Stencils.
Needless to say...I am so honored!

Visit the site today to take a look & shop too.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Back to painting...

 Done sewing 
switching it up + keeping if fun + keeping it fresh
 its back to brushes.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012


It's no secret...
I love hankies!
Vintage hankies from the 
30's + 40's + 50's

I own so very many hankies
grouped and organized by color + style in
pizza boxes

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

And now for a break...

A little week long break  
Kona Coast on the big island of 

I know this seems like a slide show of our summer vacation...
and it kinda is!
More so though...
the importance of getting away from 
paint + computers 
 refresh + reacquaint with family
and just swim with the fishes...
in a good kinda way, not a Godfather kinda way!


view from our Lani

Monday, May 7, 2012

May Flowers

As you may already know
I switch out my theme at
Leaping Lotus
every month to keep it fresh

This month of May is
May Flowers

Break it up...

Takin a little break with my family...
Kona Coast on the big island of Hawaii...

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Feeling Tropical...

This is a fun little project 
the man of the house 
recently prompted me to do...

What started out to be..."let's paint the front walk way"...
turned into...
"how about a koi pond!"