Sarah Martinez made these little watercolor paintings for Furbish, the Raleigh, NC home shop (which has an excellent online presence). They’re sweet and pretty and simple—and a great opportunity to buy original art for less than $150.
More than a month? I never meant to take such a break from this blog. And while I was out, we all had a really nice trip someplace warm and beautiful and relaxing—right after losing our much loved and extremely old dog. So it’s been a journey, to say the least: the good with the [Read more]
I just discovered Daylight Dreams Editions, a Los Angeles-based studio that releases fine art prints, some attributed to individual artists, some to the studio. (It’s an interesting approach to authorship and creatorship; thoughts?) I really like the overall simple/organic aesthetic and could see these pieces in any setting, on their own, in a group of [Read more]
Today I’m liking Heather Day‘s collage-liked mixed-media drawings. The Bay Area artist has a muted way with color and a relaxed hand with composition. (She also coauthors Taupe & Birch, a beautiful blog about creative people and their endeavors.) I couldn’t resist including this photo of her studio. I love the grid on the right: [Read more]
Free People what? I usually breeze past the department at my local Nordstrom; the clothes tend to be a little too hippie and flowy. But who knew Free People has an online “spirituality shop” that features these fantastic pieces for your walls? I love the texture and dimension you’d get by mixing them with prints [Read more]
When one of my favorite Pinterest pinners (is that a thing?) pinned Judy Ledgerwood the other day, her work looked so familiar—I was sure I’d written about her already. A quick look at my archives said I hadn’t. (Maybe it seemed familiar because it incorporates so many things I like: pattern, flowers, pretty color.) So [Read more]
Mia Camareros Just a few botanicals from around the web. These are all simple, beautiful, and well-priced. (While you’re looking at that top one, check out all of the Buddy Editions, a great new collection.) HelloPants on Etsy The Drifting Fox on Etsy My Daisy Downloads on Etsy (not sure how I feel about selling [Read more]