Art

Steady Craftin’ with My Friend, The Crafsman

I have a new man in my life! Want to hear about him??? Ok, ok, it's not what you're thinking. I am still happily married to the hubs. However, I do have a new DIY man to tell you about: The Crafsman! Click on the image to purchase a Steady Craftin Trucker Hat! [...]

2017-01-25T02:58:28+00:00 By |Categories: Art, Creative, Design, DIY, Videos|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Embellishing with Appliques and Onlays

If you love beautiful things like I do, then you want to see it all around you.  The furniture that I love the most, and makes me say "Ooh la la!" is loaded with rich embellishments and elements of a French Country influence. Work that shines with opulence, and home decor that [...]

2017-01-24T22:46:39+00:00 By |Categories: Art, Creative, Design, DIY, Home Decor|Tags: , , |0 Comments

A Few Thoughts from an Art School Alumnus

I received my BFA in Painting and Printmaking from VCU in Richmond, Va. in 1992 and my MIS degree from VCU in 2008. Virginia Commonwealth University is rated as the #1 Graduate School for Sculpture in the US and #2 in the country for Fine Arts in general (according to US News & World Report. [...]

2016-10-25T18:51:09+00:00 By |Categories: Art|0 Comments

Maker of Beautiful Things: Mona Zibellini

    As you may know by now I have a passion for beautiful things. One of the beautiful things I love is jewelry. Oh, how I love it...big, opulent, sparkly, over-the-top and original! I don't like wearing something that everyone else has in their jewelry box. So I did some digging online, googling this and [...]

2016-10-12T23:26:21+00:00 By |Categories: Art, Fashion|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

How To Make Your Own Subway Art!

    I have had an obsession with Rome for years. That's where we went on our honeymoon, and ever since then I am drawn to all things Roman. There is something about the combination of history and beauty and timelessness that really draws an old soul like me. I have "Rome" searches set up on [...]

2016-10-12T23:26:21+00:00 By |Categories: Art, DIY, Home Decor|Tags: , , |0 Comments