“Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.” – John MuirWe have been off the grid ‘taking it easy’ in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula (UP (pronounced Yoo-Pee)) again. If you follow my blog, you know how adventurous my Yooper husband […]
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I spent time in Pennsylvania this past week at the annual celebration of my nephew, Eli. He only lived 10 years, but he continues to touch hearts from heaven. The Eli Seth Matthews Leukemia Foundation is a 501c3 foundation that operates on a volunteer system and gives 100% of the funds raised towards finding a cure […]
I’ve been lost in show land the last couple of months. I always think I have a lot of time to get projects done and everything on my list completed. Then, time is gone and we are packing up the jeep to head to the event. There are always paintings that don’t make it to […]
I hope you all are having a wonderful week!?! I am enjoying our spring weather here in Virginia. With the Vintage Lynchburg Spring Market coming up on April 30th, I am taking advantage of the warmer days and working outdoors on furniture and decor pieces. I’ll share a few projects with you later this week.
Hello All! Time definitely got away from me…so sorry for being out of touch. I started working on projects for the Vintage Lynchburg Holiday Sale and before I knew it, time had flown by. Thanks for hanging in there with me! 🙂 We had a great time at Vintage Lynchburg and met some wonderful families. […]
I love finding and making pieces that are unique, fun, and personal. It’s thrilling to transform things (just about anything) into something new and give it a second chance. One easy and affordable way to do this is to give old items a new twist with paint. Right now, I am working on several projects at […]
God, who giveth life to the dead, and calleth the things that are not, as though they were. Romans 4:17 (ASV) Hello! I hope you are all doing well this week!? I have been working on cleaning up/out files on my computer and phone…and working on new projects in between laundry, cleaning and cooking. 🙂
It was a very busy weekend with two painting classes, spending time with family visiting from out of town, and working on new pieces for the upcoming Vintage Lynchburg (I will share more details and projects in the weeks to come). Below are a few pictures from the Paint Night classes. I had a great […]
Make a day at the beach last forever! Add your own style to capturing the beauty of lake life by painting “Windy Beach”. ♥ WHEN: Paint Night – Friday, September 4, 2015 TIME: 6:00-9pm LOCATION: The Little Gallery on Smith Mountain Lake AVAILABLE SEATING: 15 • We provide everything – just show up! $49 for one ticket includes: […]
Happy Heart Made Paint Night Yeah, it’s time for a fun evening of painting where you can paint the night away in blue or green and just about every color of the rainbow! Paint Night – Friday, August 7, 2015 from 6:30-8:30pm […]